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crown jewel

1. A precious jewel that is part of or featured on a monarch's or sovereign's regalia. Just one crown jewel from the Queen's regalia is worth enough money to buy a small country.
2. An asset or possession prized as being the best of a group of similar things. This vintage 1965 Corvette Stingray is the crown jewel of my car collection. The works of Shakespeare are the crown jewels of English drama.
See also: crown, jewel
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Graduation is celebrated with a final tea party ceremony in which Phillips appoints the girls "Crown Jewel Club members for life" with a Fairy Godmother-style tap on the head, a tiara pin and a tiny Crown Jewel jewelry box.
We are obviously pleased with today's decision," said Brant Hinze, Battle Mountain's manager for the Crown Jewel project.
Whether it is being used to track and dynamically price inventory or to quickly facilitate online orders, software is a crown jewel supporting Jewelry Television's success.
Until May, 1995, Crown Jewel will continue to sail one-week Caribbean cruises from Ft.
We're truly grateful to our dedicated construction team composed of WG Yates with Tishman Construction supervising, which has worked so tirelessly to maintain our goal of reopening Beau Rivage on August 29 so it can continue its legacy as a strong community leader and the crown jewel of the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
This property is the crown jewel of Cherry Hill," said Ploshnick.
However, during the arbitration proceeding, Battle Mountain acknowledged that the condition of force majeure on the Crown Jewel Project was removed on Oct.
The building stands out in Harlem real estate as a crown jewel in an area where office space is usually relegated to not-for-profit organizations and government agencies.
The Palms, as in the crown jewel property of the Maloof brothers.
Not Expensive" two-for-one rates on five-, seven- and 10-night Caribbean cruises aboard the brand-new Crown Jewel and Crown Monarch from Palm Beach.
08 million in 1998 and converted it from a Merle Norman warehouse center into the crown jewel of Santa Clarita's parks and recreation facilities.
The Crown Jewel will depart from Palm Beach year round (with the exception of two Panama Canal sailings in November, 1993) making seven- night cruises to the eastern and western Caribbean, and one five-night western Caribbean sailing Jan.
Expansion of Central Park in Saugus - the city's crown jewel of recreation areas - is expected to double the facility to 80 acres by early winter.
July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Crown Cruise Line's newest cruise vessel, the 820-passenger Crown Jewel, will make its world debut as it sails into Barcelona's harbor on July 22, 1992.