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ivory

noun [U]  /ˈɑɪ·və·ri, ˈɑɪv·ri/ us  
the hard white substance of the tusks (= long teeth growing outside the mouth) of some animals, such as elephants: an ivory statue Ivory is also a yellow-white color.
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