Oriental cat's eye

or O·ri·en·tal cat's-eye

[ awr-ee-en-tl kats-ahy ]
/ ˌɔr iˈɛn tl ˈkæts ˌaɪ /

noun Jewelry.

a chatoyant variety of chrysoberyl, used as a gem.

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