pearl white


Definition of pearl white

  1. 1 :  any of several white or pearly white substances: such as a :  bismuth subnitrate especially when used in cosmetics or ceramics b :  bismuth oxychloride especially when used as a pigment or in cosmetics c :  a nacreous preparation (as of mother-of-pearl or pearl essence) used in imitating pearls

  2. 2 :  pearl 6b

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a brief usually trivial fact

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