cultured pearl Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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cultured pearlnoun [C]

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a pearl (= a round, ​whitepreciousstone) that has been ​formedartificially
(Definition of cultured pearl from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cultured pearl”
in Chinese (Simplified) 人工养殖的珍珠…
in Chinese (Traditional) 人工養殖的珍珠…
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