Perlaceous Per*la"ceous, a. [See {Pearl}.] Pearly; resembling pearl. [1913 Webster]

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  • perlaceous — per·la·ceous …   English syllables

  • perlaceous —   a. pearly.    ♦ perligenous, a. producing pearls …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • perlaceous — |pər|lāshəs adjective Etymology: Medieval Latin perla pearl + English aceous : resembling pearl : pearly …   Useful english dictionary

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