aggry bead

ag·​gry bead
variants: or less commonly aggri bead \ ˈa-​grē-​ \

Definition of aggry bead

: a variegated glass bead found buried in the earth in Ghana and in England

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First Known Use of aggry bead

1788, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for aggry bead

of unknown origin

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“Aggry bead.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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