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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
Translations of “pearl”
in Korean 진주…
in Arabic لؤْلؤْ…
in French (de) perle (s)…
in Turkish inci…
in Italian perla…
in Chinese (Traditional) 珍珠, 人造珍珠, 液態珠狀物…
in Russian жемчуг…
in Polish perła…
in Spanish perla…
in Portuguese pérola…
in German die Perle, Perlen-……
in Catalan perla…
in Japanese 真珠, パール…
in Chinese (Simplified) 珍珠, 人造珍珠, 液态珠状物…
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