Definition of 'amethyst'
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Example sentences containing 'amethyst'
THE GOLDEN LION (2001) THE WHITE DOVE (2001)
He saw she was wearing on her little finger the amethyst he'd given her for their fifth anniversary.PRETTY MAIDS ALL IN A ROW (2001)
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