cornelian cornelian

Definition(s):

  • (n) a translucent red or orange variety of chalcedony

News

  • In the Garden: Consider planting a legacy tree this week

    A good choice for a medium-size early flowering tree is the Cornelian cherry dogwood. It has small yellow flowers from late March to early April. Birds love to feed on the small fruits.
    on April 22, 2014     Source: Port Clinton News Herald

Quotes

  1. "I'm disappointed that we're not going to be hosting the tournament," Mr Lennon said. "But the investment we made in Cornelian Bay is for the wider hockey community, not because we thought we might be able to host the tournament, and I'm sure...
    on Dec 5, 2007 By: Paul Lennon Source: ABC Online

  2. Christopher Wren, from TimeLine Auctions, said: "This pendant jewel dates from the first century AD and depicts an emperor - probably Tiberius - wearing a laurel wreath. It is inscribed with the letters TI CAESAR and includes a red cornelian stone....
    on Mar 10, 2010 By: Christopher Wren Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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