nacre

Shell vs Nacre - What's the difference?

shell | nacre |


As a proper noun shell

is a diminutive of the female given name michelle .

As a verb nacre is

.

As an adjective nacre is

pearly.

Nare vs Nacre - What's the difference?

nare | nacre |


As a noun nare

is young spruce.

As a verb nacre is

.

As an adjective nacre is

pearly.

Nacre vs Sacre - What's the difference?

nacre | sacre |


As verbs the difference between nacre and sacre

is that nacre is while sacre is .

As adjectives the difference between nacre and sacre

is that nacre is pearly while sacre is sacred, holy or sacre can be related to sacrum.

Acre vs Nacre - What's the difference?

acre | nacre |


As adjectives the difference between acre and nacre

is that acre is acrid, bitter while nacre is pearly.

As a verb nacre is

.

Nacre vs Pearlin - What's the difference?

nacre | pearlin |


As a verb nacre

is .

As an adjective nacre

is pearly.

As a noun pearlin is

(protein) a protein found in nacre.

Motherofpearl vs Nacre - What's the difference?

motherofpearl | nacre |

Opal vs Nacre - What's the difference?

opal | nacre |


As nouns the difference between opal and nacre

is that opal is (mineralogy) a mineral consisting, like quartz, of silica, but inferior to quartz in hardness and specific gravity, of the chemical formula si]]o2· n[[water|h2o while nacre is (obsolete) a shellfish which contains mother-of-pearl.

Nacre vs Nacreous - What's the difference?

nacre | nacreous |


As a noun nacre

is (obsolete) a shellfish which contains mother-of-pearl.

As a adjective nacreous is

of, or resembling nacre (mother of pearl).

Nacre vs Pearl - What's the difference?

nacre | pearl |


As nouns the difference between nacre and pearl

is that nacre is (obsolete) a shellfish which contains mother-of-pearl while pearl is a shelly concretion, usually rounded, and having a brilliant luster, with varying tints, found in the mantle, or between the mantle and shell, of certain bivalve mollusks, especially in the pearl oysters and river mussels, and sometimes in certain univalves it is usually due to a secretion of shelly substance around some irritating foreign particle its substance is the same as nacre, or mother-of-pearl pearls which are round, or nearly round, and of fine luster, are highly esteemed as jewels, and compare in value with the precious stones.

As a verb pearl is

to set or adorn with pearls, or with mother-of-pearl used also figuratively.

Pearly vs Nacre - What's the difference?

pearly | nacre |


As nouns the difference between pearly and nacre

is that pearly is (uncountable|uncommon|dated) a pale greyish white colour, tinted with blue while nacre is (obsolete) a shellfish which contains mother-of-pearl.

As a adjective pearly

is of a pale greyish white colour, tinted with blue.

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