from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

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

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who dives for pearl-oysters.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A person who dives for pearls.
  • noun slang A dishwasher (person).

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

  • noun a diver who searches for molluscs containing pearls


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