from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A very small, often imperfect pearl.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun See pearl.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A tiny, often irregular pearl
  • noun Some minute pearls worked into a bedding

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a small imperfect pearl


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