1. [ noun ] (work) an expert on precious stones and the art of cutting and engraving them
Synonyms: lapidarist
Related terms: expert
2. [ adjective ] of or relating to precious stones or the art of working with them

"the ring is of no lapidary value"- Lord Byron "lapidary art"

Related terms: gem
3. [ noun ] (work) a skilled worker who cuts and engraves precious stones
Synonyms: lapidist
Related terms: engraver
Similar spelling:   lapidarist