Definition of “jade” - English Dictionary

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“jade” in British English

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jadenoun [ U ]

uk /dʒeɪd/ us /dʒeɪd/

a precious green stone from which jewellery and small decorative items are made, especially in China and Japan:

(Definition of “jade” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“jade” in American English

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jadeadjective, noun [ U ]

us /dʒeɪd/

a precious, usually green stone from which jewelry is made, or a blue-green or yellow-green color

(Definition of “jade” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)