gemstone
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gemstone(
jehm
-
ston
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la gema
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Crystal therapy uses gemstones as part of its healing treatments.La cristaloterapia usa gemas como parte de sus tratamientos de curación.
b. la piedra preciosa
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The queen wore a gold crown encrusted with gemstones.La reina llevaba una corona de oro con incrustaciones de piedras preciosas.
c. la piedra semipreciosa
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The geological museum has a huge collection of minerals and gemstones.El museo geológico tiene una enorme colección de minerales y piedras semipreciosas.
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gemstone
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la piedra preciosa, gema
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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gemstone [ˈdʒemˌstəʊn]
noun
piedra (f) preciosa or semipreciosa; gema (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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