\ˈaɡe͡ɪt], \ˈaɡeɪt], \ˈa_ɡ_eɪ_t]\
Definitions of AGATE
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- 1913 - Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
- 1919 - The Winston Simplified Dictionary
- 1899 - The american dictionary of the english language.
- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1910 - Black's Law Dictionary (2nd edition)
- 1908 - Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary of the English Language
- 1919 - The concise Oxford dictionary of current English
- 1895 - Glossary of terms and phrases
- 1790 - A Complete Dictionary of the English Language
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By Noah Webster.
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By Daniel Lyons
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By James Champlin Fernald
A class of variegated semi-pellucid gems, the basis of which is chalcedony, blended with variable proportions of other stones, such as the Scotch pebble, and used for rings, seals, cups, beads, boxes, and handles of small utensils. An instrument used by goldwire-drawers; so called from the agate in the middle of it, through which the wire is drawn.
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
By Henry Campbell Black
By Thomas Davidson
Name of several varieties of precious stone (semipellucid variegated chalcedonies); burnishing instrument of gold-wire-drawers; (in United States) the printing-type called in England ruby. [French]
By Sir Augustus Henry
[L.] (Geol.) Found in R. Achates, Sicily. Chalcedonic nodules and geodes in amygdaloidal lavas. Algerian A. is a calcareous stalagmite.
By Henry Percy Smith