What is jewelry?

  • (noun): An adornment (as a bracelet or ring or necklace) made of precious metals and set with gems (or imitation gems).
    Synonyms: jewellery


Jewellery or jewelry ( /ˈdʒuːəlᵊri/) is a form of personal adornment, such as brooches, rings, necklaces, earrings, and bracelets.

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... She studied Jewelry Design at the Fashion Institute of Technology, graduating in 1993 ... While Tash's best known work is jewelry for navel piercings, she also designs nose-jewelry and necklaces, earrings and finger rings ... Her jewelry is inspired by traditional Indian designs, and has been seen on celebrities including Britney Spears and Jessica Alba ...
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... Tungsten carbide has become a popular metal in the bridal jewelry industry, due to its extreme hardness and high resistance to scratching ... is prone to chip, crack, or shatter in jewelry applications ...

Famous quotes containing the word jewelry:

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    Erica Bouza, U.S. jewelry designer and social activist. As quoted in The Great Divide, book 2, section 7, by Studs Terkel (1988)