Adjective "Beryl" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Beryl


    Definition:

    1. a mineral, beryllium aluminum silicate, Be 3 Al 2 Si 6 O 18 , usually green, but also blue, rose, white, and golden, and both opaque and transparent, the latter variety including the gems emerald and aquamarine: the principal ore of beryllium.

    Examples:

    "cooks can be beryl."