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Definition of alabaster noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    alabaster

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈæləˌbæstər//
     
    [uncountable]
     
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  1. 1a type of white stone that is often used to make statues and decorative objects an alabaster tomb
  2. 2(literary) her pale, alabaster (= white and smooth) skin
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