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pebble (plural pebbles)
- A small stone, especially one rounded by the action of water.
- the pebbles on the hungry beach
- children gathering pebbles on the shore
- (geology) A particle from 4 to 64 mm in diameter, following the Wentworth scale
- (curling) A small droplet of water intentionally sprayed on the ice that cause irregularities on the surface.
- Transparent and colourless rock crystal.
- Brazilian pebble
rock fragment between 4 and 64 millimetres in diameter
small droplet of water intentionally sprayed on the ice
- To pave with pebbles.
- (curling) To deposit water droplets on the ice. e.g. to pebble the ice between games.
To deposit water droplets on the ice