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aventurine

[ə′vench·ə‚rēn]
(mineralogy)
A glass or mineral containing sparkling gold-colored particles, usually copper or chromic oxide.
A shiny red or green translucent quartz having small, but microscopically visible, exsolved hematite or included mica particles.

aventurine

Glass (or glazes) containing colored spangles of nonglassy material.
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According to InternetQ, Aventurine has developed a reusable software platform, with asynchronous and real-time distribution capabilities and the capacity to interconnect millions of users in highly engaging interactive environments.
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These included jasper, bowenite, rhodonite, rock crystal, agate, aventurine, quartz, lapis, lazuli andjade.
It features a very rare Aventurine face - a precious stone which has been polished for eight years to reveal an amazing sparkling appearance.
One of the must-haves: a tiered necklace of black onyx, amethyst and red and green aventurine beads, $104.
Semiprecious stones from amethyst to aventurine, hematite, and quartz are combined with metals and beautiful woods to bring a natural elegance to your tabletop.
Among the stones and powers on offer are rose quartz to bring love, amethyst to bring intelligence, mother of pearl to bring money, turquoise to bring health, aventurine to bring success, lapis lazuli to bring relaxation and carnelian to help with PMT.
Serving many of the top names in online gaming, GNi recently expanded relationships with current customers, as well as signed a number of new customers, including Aventurine, Frogster, and 3D Duo.
Edward Guyano, 42, prepared all his crystals-clear quarts, aventurine, hematite, jasper, onyx and other gemstones-on Monday afternoon in time for the expected rise of the supermoon, the brightest in 68 years.
Clay Formulas Hand Building Throwing General Usage Sculpture Slip casting Special Engobe Formulas Listed by fired colour and or usage Stain Formulas White Black Brown Yellow Orange Red Purple Blue Green Special Effects Glaze Formulas Ash Artificial Red Aventurine Barium/ Black (Tenmoku) Boron Bristol strontium China Paints Chrome red Chung Celadon Crackle Crater Crystalline Copper red Lustre Egyptian Paste Matte Cullet Lead Magnesia Enamel/over- Dolomite matte Mid-Temp.
Carry an aventurine or wear it as a neckpiece to help fight stress.