Sentence Examples


  • Two spiral springs underneath press the plate Br with its agate end-bearing against the rounded end of the screw S.
  • Such crystals occur either in cavities in mineral-veins and in granitic rocks, or as a lining in agate geodes.
  • The town is celebrated for its manufacture of agate and carnelian ornaments, of reputation principally in China.
  • Well-worn pebbles of amorphous quartz (agate, chalcedony, jasper, &c.) are found in the stratified drift along the western side of the Tertiary region of the state, and from Columbus northward.
  • Other precious stones found are chalcedony, garnet, jacinth, amethyst, carnelian, agate, rock-crystals, &c. Amber is found at Magura in Zsepes, while fine marble quarries are found in the counties of Esztergom, Komarom, Veszprem and Szepes.

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