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jewellerynoun [U]

mainly UK (US usually jewelry) uk   us   /ˈdʒuː.əl.ri/
A2 decorative objects worn on your clothes or body that are usually made from valuable metals, such as gold and silver, and precious stones: a jewellery box a piece of gold/silver jewellery

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(Definition of jewellery from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"jewellery" in Business English

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jewellerynoun [U]

UK ( US jewelry) uk   us   /ˈdʒuːəlri/
decorative objects worn on your clothes and body, for example rings, bracelets, and necklaces: A lot of people don't want to go to the high street chains to buy their jewellery. jewellery designers/makers/retailers a jewellery shop/store
(Definition of jewellery from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “jewellery”
in Arabic مُجَوْهَرات…
in Korean 보석류…
in Portuguese joias…
in Catalan joies…
in Japanese (貴金属の)装身具…
in Chinese (Simplified) (总称)珠宝,首饰…
in Turkish mücevher…
in Russian ювелирные изделия…
in Chinese (Traditional) (總稱)珠寶,首飾…
in Italian gioielli…
in Polish jubilerstwo…
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