from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A person who dives in search of mollusks containing pearls.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person who dives for pearls.
  • n. A dishwasher (person).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. one who dives for pearl oysters.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who dives for pearl-oysters.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a diver who searches for molluscs containing pearls


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