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pearl
pɜrl
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  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 spherical and small.
(动) As a verb
  1. Gather pearls, from oysters in the ocean.
Hyphenationpearl
Part of Speech(名) noun, (形) adjective, (及物的动) transitive verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (动) verb
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珍珠zhēnzhūpearl
pínpearl
真珠zhēnzhūpearl; usually written 珍珠
明珠míngzhūpearl; jewel (of great value)
珠子zhūzipearl; bead
zhūbead; pearl
chéngtype of jade; pearl
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