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PREFERRED TERM
mother of pearl  
BROADER CONCEPT
ENTRY TERMS
  • nacre
SCOPE NOTE
  • Hard, pearly, iridescent internal layer of various kinds of mollusk shell, extensively used for making small articles and inlays.
IN OTHER LANGUAGES
nacre

French

URI
http://w3id.org/lob/concept/2446
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