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English definition of “pearl”


noun [C]     /pɜːl/
a hard, white, round object that is made inside the shell of an oyster (= a sea creature) and that is used to make jewellery: a string of pearls a pearl necklace pearl earringsJewelleryPrecious and semi-precious stonesTypes of rock
(Definition of pearl noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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