mobe pearl
or mobé pearl noun Usage: often capitalized M Etymology: alteration of mabe Date: 1955 mabe

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • mobé pearl — noun see mobe pearl …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • mobe pearl — /mohb , moh bee/. See mabe pearl. * * * …   Universalium

  • mobe pearl — /mohb , moh bee/. See mabe pearl …   Useful english dictionary

  • mabe pearl — /meɪb ˈpɜl/ (say mayb perl), /meɪbi/ (say maybee) noun a hemispherical cultured pearl consisting of a hollow blister of mother of pearl cut from the shell, filled with a resinous compound, sealed with a disc of mother of pearl, and carefully… …   Australian English dictionary

  • mabe pearl — /mayb, mah bee/ a smooth cultured pearl cultivated in a hemispherical shape so that it has one flat and one convex surface. Also, mobe pearl. [orig. uncert.] * * * …   Universalium

  • mabe pearl — /mayb, mah bee/ a smooth cultured pearl cultivated in a hemispherical shape so that it has one flat and one convex surface. Also, mobe pearl. [orig. uncert.] …   Useful english dictionary

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