Meaning of “crystal ball” in the English Dictionary

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"crystal ball" in British English

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crystal ballnoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˌkrɪs.təl ˈbɔːl/ us /ˌkrɪs.təl ˈbɑːl/

(Definition of “crystal ball” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"crystal ball" in American English

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crystal ballnoun [ C ]

us /ˈkrɪs·təl ˈbɔl/

(in stories) a transparent ball of crystal or glass that produces images of future events by magic

(Definition of “crystal ball” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)