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  Words related to pearl

Related / Similar Words: bone, ivory, off-white, drop, bead

 

Definition:
  • a shade of white the color of bleached bones;
  • a smooth lustrous round structure inside the shell of a clam or oyster; much valued as a jewel;
  • a shape that is small and round; "he studied the shapes of low-viscosity drops"; "beads of sweat on his forehead";
  • gather pearls, from oysters in the ocean;

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    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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