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  Definition of pearl
  1. a shade of white the color of bleached bones
  2. a smooth lustrous round structure inside the shell of a clam or oyster; much valued as a jewel
  3. a shape that is small and round; "he studied the shapes of low-viscosity drops"; "beads of sweat on his forehead"
  4. gather pearls, from oysters in the ocean
Similar Words: bone, ivory, off-white, drop, bead

 

Hyponyms: seed pearl, teardrop, dewdrop

 

Derivational Morphology: bead, pearl diver, pearler

 

Language Translations:
Chinese:   Croatian: biser  
Dutch: parel   German: Perle  
Greek: μαργαριτάρι   Hungarian: gyöngy  
Japanese: 真珠   Korean: 진주  
Norwegian: perle   Polish: perła  
Russian: жемчуг   Serbian: biser  
Spanish: perla   Turkish: inci  
 
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