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The answer PEARL has 341 possible clue(s) in existing crosswords.
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Definitions of pearl in various dictionaries:
noun - a smooth lustrous round structure inside the shell of a clam or oyster
noun - a shade of white the color of bleached bones
noun - a shape that is spherical and small
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|Modern June birthstone|
|Harbor of Hawaii|
|It may be cultured|
|Buck or Bailey|
|One on a strand|
|It may be stranded|
|Possible Jeopardy Clues|
|Mother of this! It's a type of handle a revolver can have|
|As being of great price purchased with all she had, Hester Prynne named her child this|
|Some 19th century papier mache furniture was painted & then inlaid with mother-of-this|
|Manila, Philippines:This aquatic gem "of the Orient"|
|(Jimmy of the Clue Crew at the Buckhorn Museum in San Antonio, Texas) It's the fancy type of handle on this revolver & on the gun used by Jesse James' killer|
|In a 1947 novelette by John Steinbeck, a diver named Kino finds the valuable title object to pay his child's doctor bill|
|Wisdom gem (5)|
|Nacre is mother-of-this|
|Manila has been called this gem "Of The Orient", & the gem appears on the city's seal|
|Shades of white include oyster & this oyster gem|
|Possible Dictionary Clues|
|a hard, lustrous spherical mass, typically white or bluish-grey, formed within the shell of a pearl oyster or other bivalve mollusc and highly prized as a gem.|
|a smooth lustrous round structure inside the shell of a clam or oyster much valued as a jewel|
|a shade of white the color of bleached bones|
|gather pearls, from oysters in the ocean|
|a shape that is small and round|
|the white shiny colour of pearl or a pale colour|
|a small drop of liquid:|
|an artificially made pearl:|
|jewellery made from pearls:|
A pearl is a hard glistening object produced within the soft tissue (specifically the mantle) of a living shelled mollusk or another animal, such as a conulariid. Just like the shell of a mollusk, a pearl is composed of calcium carbonate (mainly aragonite or a mixture of aragonite and calcite) in minute crystalline form, which has been deposited in concentric layers. The ideal pearl is perfectly round and smooth, but many other shapes, known as baroque pearls, can occur. The finest quality natural pearls have been highly valued as gemstones and objects of beauty for many centuries. Because of this, pearl has become a metaphor for something rare, fine, admirable and valuable.|
* The most valuable pearls occur spontaneously in the wild, but are extremely rare. These wild pearls are referred to as natural pearls. Cultured or farmed pearls from pearl oysters and freshwater mussels make up the majority of those currently sold. Imitation pearls are also widely sold in inexpensive jewelry, but t