topaz: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (tō'paz), [key]
- a mineral, a fluosilicate of aluminum, usually occurring in prismatic orthorhombic crystals of various colors, and used as a gem.
- citrine (def. 2).
- either of two South American hummingbirds, Topaza pella or T. pyra, having chiefly red and crimson plumage and a yellowish-green throat with a topaz sheen.
- topaz (Thesaurus)