Hawkeye

[hawk-ahy]
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hawk's-eye

[hawks-ahy]
noun
  1. a dark-blue chatoyant quartz formed by the silicification of crocidolite, used for ornamental purposes.Compare tiger's-eye(def 1).

Origin of hawk's-eye

First recorded in 1675–85
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hawk's-eye

noun
  1. a dark blue variety of the mineral crocidolite: a semiprecious gemstone
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