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English Reference for houseki (ほうせき)

Kanji
Kana
ほうせき
houseki
Definitions
noun no-adjective gem, jewel, precious stone
Example sentences
He has a sharp eye for jewels
He is alleged to have stolen the jewelry
The old man bribed a young girl with money and jewelry
The jewels on display disappeared
He locked up his jewels in the safe
What kind of stone is this
He was accused of stealing the jewels
"Pretty gem, isn't it?" Not knowing if it was a suitable subject or not, but anyway I tried to get her interest that way
We paid customs on jewels
The jeweler mounted a big pearl in the brooch
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