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moss agate

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noun
a kind of agate or chalcedony containing brown or black mosslike dendritic markings from various impurities.
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Origin of moss agate

First recorded in 1790–1800
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moss agate

noun
a variety of chalcedony with dark greenish mossy markings, used as a gemstone
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