- Suitable for inscriptions; efficient, stately, concise; embodying the refinement and precision characteristic of stone-cutting.
- Pertaining to gems and precious stones, or the art of working them.
- An expert in gems or precious stones; a connoisseur of lapidary work.
- A person who cuts, polishes, engraves, or deals in gems.
"2005 Peter G. Read, "Gemmology""