coral Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"coral" in British English

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coralnoun [U]

uk   /ˈkɒr.əl/  us   /ˈkɔːr-/
C2 a ​substance like ​rock, ​formed in the ​sea by ​groups of ​particulartypes of ​smallanimal, often used in ​jewellery: a coral ​bracelet/​necklace a ​colour between ​orange and ​pink

coraladjective

uk   /ˈkɒr.əl/  us   /ˈkɔːr-/
having a ​colour between ​orange and ​pink: Paul ​worepalegreytrousers with a coral ​T-shirt and ​blackjacket.
(Definition of coral from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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coralnoun [U]

 us   /ˈkɔr·əl, ˈkɑr-/
a hard ​substanceformed in the ​sea from ​masses of ​shells of very ​smallseaanimals, usually ​orange or ​red in ​color
(Definition of coral from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “coral”
in Korean 산호…
in Arabic شِعاب مُرجانِيّة…
in Malaysian batu karang, warna merjan…
in French (de) corail, corail…
in Russian коралл…
in Chinese (Traditional) 珊瑚…
in Italian corallo…
in Turkish mercan…
in Polish koral…
in Spanish coral…
in Vietnamese san hô, như màu san hô…
in Portuguese coral…
in Thai ปะการัง, ซึ่งมีสีส้มอมชมพู…
in German die Koralle, Korallen-…, korallenrot…
in Catalan corall…
in Japanese サンゴ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 珊瑚…
in Indonesian koral, warna koral…
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