any of several marine bivalve mollusks of the family Pteriidae, some of which form pearls of great value, inhabiting waters of eastern Asia and off the coasts of Panama and Baja California.
any of various tropical marine bivalves of the genus Pinctada and related genera: a major source of pearls
[peech-bloh] /ˈpitʃˌbloʊ/ noun 1. a delicate purplish pink. noun 1. 2. a glaze of this colour on Oriental porcelain
[peech-bloh] /ˈpitʃˌbloʊ/ noun 1. a delicate purplish pink.
- Pearl rice
noun See glutinous rice
noun 1. a river flowing from central Mississippi into the Gulf of Mexico. 485 miles (780 km) long. 2. . noun 1. a river in central Mississippi, flowing southwest and south to the Gulf of Mexico. Length: 789 km (490 miles) 2. the English name for the Zhu Jiang