heliodor

[ hee-lee-uh-dawr ]
/ ˈhi li əˌdɔr /
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noun

a clear yellow variety of beryl used as a gemstone.

Nearby words

  1. helio,
  2. helio-,
  3. heliocentric,
  4. heliocentric parallax,
  5. heliochrome,
  6. heliogabalus,
  7. heliogram,
  8. heliograph,
  9. heliographic,
  10. heliogravure

Origin of heliodor

1910–15; < German < Greek hēlio- helio- + dôron gift

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British Dictionary definitions for heliodor

heliodor

/ (ˈhiːlɪəʊˌdɔː) /

noun

a clear yellow form of beryl used as a gemstone
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