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GEMOLOGYgem•ol•o•gy ( jem ol' u jE ) n. the study of gemstones.
Would you like to learn more about gems?
Do you wonder about how to tell one gem from another?
How gems are valued?
What makes emeralds and rubies so valuable?
Would you like to learn how to cut gems, or make jewelry?
If you are already a gem cutter or metal smith, would you like to advance your skills?
Our Reference Library is filled with detailed articles on the science of gemology. We also have a number of non-techincal articles on our Special Features page. World of Wonder is designed especially for children.
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