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"jade" in British English

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jadenoun [U]

uk   us   /dʒeɪd/
a preciousgreen stone from which ​jewellery and ​smalldecorativeitems are made, ​especially in ​China and Japan: jade ​earrings
(Definition of jade from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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jadeadjective, noun [U]

 us   /dʒeɪd/
a ​precious, usually ​greenstone from which ​jewelry is made, or a blue-green or yellow-green ​color
(Definition of jade from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “jade”
in Spanish jade…
in Vietnamese ngọc bích…
in Malaysian jed…
in Thai หยก…
in French (de) jade…
in German der Jade, Jade-……
in Chinese (Simplified) 玉, 翡翠…
in Turkish yeşim, yeşim taşı…
in Russian нефрит…
in Indonesian batu giok…
in Chinese (Traditional) 玉, 翡翠…
in Polish nefryt…
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