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A disease of a somewhat similar, but severer type, has for many years prevailed in Ceylon.
Spinels are found along with ruby in Burmah and in Siam and they also occur in the gem gravels of Ceylon.A Text-Book of Precious Stones for Jewelers and the Gem-Loving Public|Frank Bertram Wade
The woods, and indeed all out-doors at Ceylon, seemed like a conservatory of exotic birds and flowers.Due West|Maturin Murray Ballou
Hitherto no branch of the zoology of Ceylon has been so imperfectly investigated as its Ichthyology.Sketches of the Natural History of Ceylon|J. Emerson Tennent
And one is a case at the Jaffna Hospital, Ceylon; no date; and nothing said about the dog.Experiments on Animals|Stephen Paget
Portuguese form of Sri Lanka (q.v.). Related: Ceylonese.
Former name for the nation now called Sri Lanka.