[jey-dahyt] /ˈdʒeɪ daɪt/
a mineral, essentially sodium aluminum silicate, NaAlSi 2 O 6 , usually fibrous, occurring in compact masses, whitish to dark green: a form of .
a usually green or white mineral of the clinopyroxene group, found in igneous and metamorphic rocks. It is used as a gemstone (jade). Composition: sodium aluminium silicate. Formula: NaAlSi2O6. Crystal structure: monoclinic
A rare, usually green mineral of the pyroxene group. Jadeite can also occur in white, auburn, buff, or violet varieties. The most highly valued form of jade consists of jadeite. Chemical formula: NaAlSi2O6.
noun 1. a succulent shrub, Crassula argentea, of the stonecrop family, native to southern Africa, having fleshy, oval leaves, often grown as a houseplant.
text, tool A program which uses TeX as a back-end for producing DVI (or PDF) printable output from James’ DSSSL Engine. (ftp://ftp.tug.org/tex-archive/macros/jadetex/). (1997-11-20)
[jeyd] /dʒeɪd/ noun 1. a worn-out, broken-down, worthless, or vicious horse. 2. a disreputable or ill-tempered woman. verb (used with or without object), jaded, jading. 3. to make or become dull, worn-out, or weary, as from overwork or overuse. /dʒeɪd/ noun 1. 2. /dʒeɪd/ noun 1. an old overworked horse; nag; hack 2. (derogatory or […]
judge, a Meronothite who assisted in rebuilding the walls of Jerusalem (Neh. 3:7).