Lapidary

Adjective

  • 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.

Noun

  • 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""

  • (archaic)

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