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impearl

[im-purl] /ɪmˈpɜrl/
verb (used with object)
1.
to form into drops resembling pearls.
2.
to adorn with pearls or pearllike drops.
Origin
1580-1590
1580-90; im-1 + pearl1; compare French emperler
Related forms
unimpearled, adjective
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impearl

/ɪmˈpɜːl/
verb (transitive) (archaic or poetic)
1.
to adorn with pearls
2.
to form into pearl-like shapes or drops
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