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5 entries found for pearl.
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Main Entry: 1pearl
Pronunciation: primarystresspschwar(-schwa)l
Function: noun
1 a : a dense smooth shiny body that is considered a gem and is formed in layers as an abnormal growth in the body of some mollusks usually around something irritating (as a grain of sand) which has gotten into the shell b : MOTHER-OF-PEARL
2 : something like a pearl (as in shape, color, or value)
3 : a light bluish gray

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