Definition of lapis
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He wore the official political uniform: a dark suit, a lapis blue tie and a white shirt—and, of course, a flag-pin on his lapel.Election Night 2012: Fashion of Jubilation And Mourning|Robin Givhan|November 7, 2012|DAILY BEAST
“When we come back next month all the trees there will be gone,” Lapis says.Chris Hedges and Joe Sacco Chronicle Mining Catastrophes in West Virginia|Chris Hedges, Joe Sacco|June 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
At Rome lime and volcanic ashes (lapis Puteolnus) were used with pieces of stone as large or larger than the fist.The Private Life of the Romans|Harold Whetstone Johnston
Hunc gestant ulnis angeli,Ne lapis officiat pedi;Ne luce timor occupet,Aut nocte pestis incubet.The Saint's Tragedy|Charles Kingsley
It is formed of two pieces joined by a hinge, and is decorated with figures in repouss on a ground inlaid with lapis lazuli.
To the centre is suspended by a small ring a scarabaeus of solid gold inlaid with lapis lazuli.
Once he desired pig, and Mrs. Turner put into it lapis costitus (lunar caustic).Bentley's Miscellany, Volume II|Various