HyperDic: nacre

English > 1 sense of the word nacre:
NOUNsubstancenacre, mother-of-pearlthe iridescent internal layer of a mollusk shell
English > nacre: 1 sense > noun 1, substance
MeaningThe iridescent internal layer of a mollusk shell.
Synonymmother-of-pearl
BroadershellThe material that forms the hard outer covering of many animals
Spanishmadreperla, nácar
Catalannacre
Adjectivesnacreousconsisting of or resembling mother-of-pearl

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