Entry from British & World English dictionary
A button made of real or imitation mother-of-pearl.
- Almost immediately after the last pearl button on the bodice of Virginia's gown was buttoned, the doors to her bedroom burst open.
- A pearl button that fell off a dress and rolled under a bed.
- Use a pearl button for the center embellishment instead of the seed beads.
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