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Gems that may appear strange in a new setting (7)

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I believe the answer is:

garnets

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Here is my best explanation:

'gems' is the definition.
(garnet is a kind of gem)

'may appear strange in a new setting' is the wordplay.
'strange' anagrams to 'GARNETS'.
However, I am unsure how this is indicated.

'that' is the link.

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