Definitions for "Turquoise"
A hydrous phosphate of alumina containing a little copper; calaite. It has a blue, or bluish green, color, and usually occurs in reniform masses with a botryoidal surface.
Having a fine light blue color, like that of choice mineral turquoise.
best known Nevada gem material. One of many fine copper-based materials found in Nevada.
Keywords:  donovan, pye, gyp, songwriter, hey
"Turquoise" is a song written and recorded by Scottish singer-songwriter Donovan. The "Turquoise" single was released in the United Kingdom on October 30, 1965 through Pye Records (Pye 7N 15984). The "Turquoise" single was backed with "Hey Gyp (Dig the Slowness)" and only released in the United Kingdom.
Carried by the Native Americans to protect them from demons and improve their aim during hunting. Popular in the Middle East, where it is a sign of prosperity and wealth.
Optimara super miniature variety. See Little Turquoise.