star ruby


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star ruby

[′stär ′rü·bē]
(mineralogy)
An asteriated variety of ruby with normally six chatoyant rays.
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Chakotra, Ruby red, Star Ruby and Marsh seedless having a similarity coefficient of 0.
CONTENDER Kauto Star RUBY WALSH believes a victory for Kauto Star would be the fairytale result as the horse seeks to come back from last year's fall in the race to win the Gold Cup for a third time.
When she is unkind to Ralph, devious agent Benny and faded movie star Ruby Reynolds, his warning comes into effect.
Her most promising run came at Sandown when she finished third behind Star Ruby at Sandown, the winner subsequently finished second in the Musidora.
Her most promising run came at Sandown when she finished third behind Star Ruby in a decent event at Sandown, the winner subsequently finished second in the Musidora.
The daughter of Barathea steps up to Listed company after finishing runner-up to the well-regarded Star Ruby in a 10-furlong Sandown maiden two weeks ago.
The largest star ruby in the world valued at over US$ 25 million is also a product of Sri Lanka.
When his group planted Florida-derived rootstock of Star Ruby grapefruit in Texas, the fruit produced some 50 percent more of this carotenoid than it had in Florida.
US-born comedy star Ruby Wax has made a lucrative career from poking fun at celebrities in her top-rated TV show.
Until now, Star Ruby has been the major dark-red-fleshed grapefruit variety.