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Date: 1200-1300
Language: Old French
Origin: grenat 'dark red', from pomme grenate 'pomegranate'

garnet

noun
     
Related topics: Colours, Jewellery
gar‧net
1 [countable]DCJ a dark red stone used as a jewel
2 [uncountable]CC a dark red colour

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