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

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turquoisenoun

uk   /ˈtɜː.kwɔɪz/  us   /ˈtɝː.kɔɪz/

turquoise noun (STONE)

[C or U] a bluish-green semi-preciousstone that is often used in ​jewellery

turquoise noun (COLOUR)

[U] a bluish-green ​colour

turquoiseadjective

uk   /ˈtɜː.kwɔɪz/  us   /ˈtɝː.kɔɪz/
bluish-green in ​colour: the ​clear turquoise ​water of the ​bay
(Definition of turquoise from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"turquoise" in American English

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turquoisenoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈtɜr·kwɔɪz/
a blue-green ​preciousstone often used in ​jewelry Turquoise is also a blue-green ​color.
(Definition of turquoise from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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