Stuck on a problem? Get great tutoring at an affordable price with Chegg. Click here to join and get your 1st 30 minutes Free!

Nacreous

From Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

nacreous

Consisting of, or resembling nacre, pearly, lustrous, like mother-of-pearl; descriptive term for bacterial colonies.

Origin: Fr. Nacre, mother-of-pearl