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English definition of “bead”

bead

noun [C]     /biːd/
JEWELLERY a small , round ball of glass , plastic , or wood that is used for making jewellery : a necklace of coloured glass beadsJewellerySpherical, circular and annular objectsGeometrical shapes
LIQUID a small drop of liquid on a surface : beads of sweat Spherical, circular and annular objectsGeometrical shapes
(Definition of bead noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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