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ivory British & World English

A hard creamy-white substance composing the main part of the tusks of an elephant, walrus, or narwhal, often (especially formerly) used to make ornaments and other articles

Ivory, James British & World English

(B.1928), American film director. He has made a number of films in partnership with the producer Ismail Merchant, including Heat and Dust (1983) and Howard’s End (1992)

ivory nut British & World English

The seed of a tropical American palm, which, when hardened, is a source of vegetable ivory

ivory black British & World English

A black carbon pigment made from charred ivory or (now usually) bone, used in drawing and painting

Ivory Coast British & World English

Another name for Côte d'Ivoire.

ivory tower British & World English

A state of privileged seclusion or separation from the facts and practicalities of the real world

Ivory Coast New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

former English name for Côte d'Ivoire

fossil ivory British & World English

Ivory from the tusks of a mammoth

vegetable ivory British & World English

A hard white material obtained from the endosperm of the ivory nut