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nacreous

 [na´kre-us]
having a pearl-like luster.

na·cre·ous

(nā'krē-ŭs),
Lustrous, like mother-of-pearl; descriptive term for bacterial colonies.
[Fr. nacre, mother-of-pearl]

nacreous

/na·cre·ous/ (na´kre-us) having a pearl-like luster.

na·cre·ous

(nā'krē-ŭs)
Lustrous, like mother-of-pearl; descriptive term for bacterial colonies.
[Fr. nacre, mother-of-pearl]

nacreous

having a pearl-like luster.