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  • n  art highly prized for its beauty or perfection
  • n  a crystalline rock that can be cut and polished for jewelry
    he had the gem set in a ring for his wife
  • n  a person who is as brilliant and precious as a piece of jewelry
  • n  a sweet quick bread baked in a cup-shaped pan
  • n  a precious or semiprecious stone incorporated into a piece of jewelry

  • Occasionally, there is something new under the sun or, in the case of a beautiful new gem called Royal Lavulite, under the earth.
  • Diamonds are a girl's best friend, and the egg-sized ruby bestowed on his new wife by Aristotle Onassis has put those blood-red stones, the rarest of all gems, very much back in .
  • In the category of who'd have thunk to have asked goes this gem, kudos to the booker, from CNN's The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer today: Alberto Gonzales: I think it's a .
News & Articles

  • Monmouth: Street Gem looks for avoid any further bumps in Revidere
    OCEANPORT, N.J. – Street Gem, disqualified from a stakes placing last time out, gets another chance to earn her first black type on Sunday in the $60,000 Revidere Stakes for 3-year-old fillies on turf at Monmouth Park.
    June 21, 2013 - Daily Racing Form
  • Rock club schedules annual gem show
    BEDFORD — The 48th Annual Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show, sponsored by the Lawrence County Rock Club, is returning to Lawrence County. The show, usually held the fourth weekend ...
    June 20, 2013 - Bedford Times-Mail
  • International Gem Tower NY Hosts TransGuardian Patriot Act Seminar for Diamond Industry
    The new International Gem Tower (IGT, at 50 W 47th Street, New York, hosted a full-capacity seminar conducted by TransGuardian, Inc. ( Members of the DDC and IDCA attended the catered event in the model IGT suite on the 18th floor. All attendees entirely completed all elements of their mandatory Patriot Act compliance in a 2.5 hour ...
    June 18, 2013 -

  • Yogi Berra in ESPN
    Phil was a gem, one of the greatest people I ever knew. A dear friend and great teammate,said Hall of Famer Yogi Berra, who frequently visited Rizzuto in his later years. "When I first came up to the Yankees, he was like a big -- actually,...
  • Jim Leyland in Forbes
    If that's not a web gem, I've never seen one,Leyland said. "Nobody makes a better play than that."

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