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Definition of pebble

Pebble
Pebble Peb"ble, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Pebbled; p. pr. & vb. n. Pebbling.] To grain (leather) so as to produce a surface covered with small rounded prominences.
Pebble
Pebble Peb"ble, n. [AS. papolst[=a]n; cf. L. papula pimple, mote. See Stone.] 1. A small roundish stone or bowlder; especially, a stone worn and rounded by the action of water; a pebblestone. ``The pebbles on the hungry beach.' --Shak. As children gathering pebbles on the shore. --Milton. 2. Transparent and colorless rock crystal; as, Brazilian pebble; -- so called by opticians. Pebble powder, slow-burning gunpowder, in large cubical grains. Scotch pebble, varieties of quartz, as agate, chalcedony, etc., obtained from cavities in amygdaloid.

Meaning of pebble from wikipedia

- A pebble is a clast of rock with a particle size of 4 to 64 millimetres based on the Krumbein phi scale of sedimentology. Pebbles are generally considered...
- Pebble Mine is the common name of a very large porphyry copper, gold, and molybdenum mine development project in the Bristol Bay region of Southwest Alaska...
- Pebble is a discontinued smar****ch developed by Pebble Technology Corporation. Funding was conducted through a Kickstarter campaign running from April...
- A pebble is a small clast of rock. Pebble may also refer to: Pebble Island Pebble Island Settlement Pebble, Nebraska, ghost town Pebble Beach, California...
- Pebbles is the plural form of the word "pebble". Pebbles may also refer to: Pebbles (radio personality) (born 1964), Boston-area radio DJ Pebbles (horse)...
- Pebble Beach is an unincorporated community on the Monterey Peninsula in Monterey County, California. The small coastal residential community of mostly...
- The Pebble and the Penguin is a 1995 American-Irish animated musical comedy-drama adventure film produced and directed by Don Bluth and Gary Goldman, starring...
- Pebble Time is a smar****ch developed by Pebble Technology and ****embled by Foxlink, released on 14 May 2015. This is the first Pebble to introduce a color...
- Pebble Mill Studios was the BBC's television studio complex located in Edgbaston, Birmingham, England. The nine-acre site was opened by Princess Anne on...
- The Makapansgat pebble or Makapansgat cobble (ca. 3,000,000 BP) is a 260-gram, 8.3 cm long, reddish-brown jasperite cobble with natural chipping and wear...
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