how to pronounce coral

/ˈkɔːɹəl/

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coral is pronounced in two syllables

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kɔːɹəl

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An example use of coral in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… the coral reefs will die as of 2019 1 …”

meanings of coral

noun:

  1. A hard substance made of the limestone skeletons of marine polyps.
  2. A piece of coral, usually fitted with small bells and other appurtenances, used by children as a plaything.
  3. The ovaries of a cooked lobster; so called from their colour.
  4. A colony of marine polyps.
  5. A somewhat yellowish pink colour, the colour of red coral.

adjective:

  1. Made of coral.
  2. Having the yellowish pink colour of coral.

name:

  1. A female given name from English.

words with pronunciation similar to coral

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