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jade

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[dʒeɪd], (Noun)

Definitions:
- a hard, typically green stone used for ornaments and implements and consisting of the minerals jadeite or nephrite
(e.g: a jade figurine)


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Origin:
late 16th century: from French le jade (earlier l'ejade), from Spanish piedra de ijada ‘stone of the flank’ (i.e. stone for colic, which it was believed to cure)


[dʒeɪd], (Noun)

Definitions:
- a bad-tempered or disreputable woman.

- an old or worn-out horse.


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Origin:
late Middle English: of unknown origin




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