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The observer, when he seems to himself to be observing a stone, is really, if physics is to be believed, observing the effects of the stone upon himself.
Bertrand Russell

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IFReviews Dictionary

Agate
- On the way; agoing; as, to be agate; to set the bells agate.
- A semipellucid, uncrystallized variety of quartz, presenting various tints in the same specimen. Its colors are delicately arranged in stripes or bands, or blended in clouds.
- A kind of type, larger than pearl and smaller than nonpareil; in England called ruby.
- A diminutive person; so called in allusion to the small figures cut in agate for rings and seals.
- A tool used by gold-wire drawers, bookbinders, etc.; -- so called from the agate fixed in it for burnishing.


Anatomy of the Body

    Author
    Robert Parker

    Idiom
    English

    Authoring System
    Eamon

    Release Year
    1989

    IFR Overall Rating
    3 Stars IFR Overall Rating

IFReviews

    3 Stars IFReview Rating 2006-05-13 10:12 Tom Zuchowski