Meaning of IVORY in English

IVORY

I.

noun

ADJECTIVE

▪ carved , polished

▪ raw

the export and import of raw ~

▪ illegal

There is still a high price for illegal ~.

▪ imitation

▪ elephant , walrus

VERB + IVORY

▪ be made from , be made of

▪ carve sth from , carve sth in

a figure delicately carved in ~

▪ be inlaid with

a table made of polished wood, inlaid with ~

IVORY + NOUN

▪ trade

PREPOSITION

▪ in ~

a statuette in ~ and gold

PHRASES

▪ the trade in ~

II.

adj.

Ivory is used with these nouns: ↑ skin

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