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coral

noun [U] uk   /ˈkɒr.əl/  us   /ˈkɔːr-/
C2 a substance like rock, formed in the sea by groups of particular types of small animal, often used in jewellery: a coral bracelet/necklace a colour between orange and pink

coral

adjective uk   /ˈkɒr.əl/  us   /ˈkɔːr-/
having a colour between orange and pink: Paul wore pale grey trousers with a coral T-shirt and black jacket.
Translations of “coral”
in Arabic شِعاب مُرجانِيّة…
in Korean 산호…
in Malaysian batu karang, warna merjan…
in French (de) corail, corail…
in Turkish mercan…
in Italian corallo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 珊瑚…
in Russian коралл…
in Polish koral…
in Vietnamese san hô, như màu san hô…
in Spanish coral…
in Portuguese coral…
in Thai ปะการัง, ซึ่งมีสีส้มอมชมพู…
in German die Koralle, Korallen-…, korallenrot…
in Catalan corall…
in Japanese サンゴ…
in Indonesian koral, warna koral…
in Chinese (Simplified) 珊瑚…
(Definition of coral from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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