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Japanese translation of “stone”

stone

noun
 
/stəʊn/
B1 [no plural] a hard, natural substance that is found in the ground
岩石, ~岩, ~石 (石灰岩など)
a stone wall
B1 a small rock or piece of rock
小石, 石
B1 a hard, valuable substance that is often used in jewellery
宝石の原石
precious stones
(plural stone) UK a unit for measuring weight, equal to 6.35 kilograms or 14 pounds
ストーン(重さの単位。1ストーン=6.35kgまたは14ポンド)
UK (US pit) a large, hard seed that grows inside some types of fruit and vegetables
(果物や野菜の固くて大きい)種
a cherry stone
(Definition of stone from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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