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stone

noun
 
/stəʊn/
B1 [no plural] a hard, natural substance that is found in the ground
pietra
a stone wall
B1 a small rock or piece of rock
sasso, pietra
B1 a hard, valuable substance that is often used in jewellery
pietra (preziosa)
precious stones
( plural stone) UK a unit for measuring weight, equal to 6.35 kilograms or 14 pounds
unità di misura di peso nel Regno Unito, pari a 6,35 kg o 14 libbre
UK ( US pit) a large, hard seed that grows inside some types of fruit and vegetables
nocciolo
a cherry stone
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