10/22/2014 04:28 pm ET Updated Oct 22, 2014

What Your Birthstone Really Means

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You know the zodiac like the back of your hand. In fact, you could probably recite your weekly horoscope and list your compatible signs if we asked you to right now. Though, if we were to quiz you on birthstones (a similarly mystical topic), we have our suspicions your score wouldn't be nearly as high as you'd like.

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