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nacre:

see mother-of-pearlmother-of-pearl
or nacre
, the iridescent substance that forms the lining of the shells of some fresh-water and some salt-water mollusks. Like the pearl it is a secretion of the mantle, composed of alternate layers of calcium carbonate and conchiolin.
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nacre

[′nā·kər]
(invertebrate zoology)
An iridescent inner layer of many mollusk shells.
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Sadaf, who has featured in four fixtures for the Lahore Qalandars, and scored an unbeaten 42 from just 27 deliveries against Quetta, felt that they would have been in the play-offs had a few of the close games gone their way.
Sadaf has played 73 first-class matches where he has taken 353 wickets since his debut in 2009.
This acquisition will enable Sabic to optimise operations at Sadaf and further invest in the facilities, integrating them with SABIC's other affiliates.
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Two Dubai-based fashion and lifestyle bloggers, Nikita Phulwani and Sadaf Khan, recently undertook a unique fashion venture to squash the traditonal notion that size matters.
Dressed in a casual attire, and looking pretty comfortable, Fawad and Sadaf let their romance take over the lens and that is when it created magic!
The company, Sadaf explained offered services from analysis of existing systems, design for a new facility, renovation and upgradation of existing mechanical and electrical systems.
The Dentons team was led by partners Alex Roussos and Sadaf Buchanan, with assistance from senior associate Beene Ndulo and associate Sana Siddiqui in Dubai and in Muscat by senior associate Justine Harding, associate Yasser Taqi and trainee Budoor Moosa.
Iqbal's 79-ball knock contained 10 fours and a six while Sadaf struck six fours.
The seeds of two maize varieties, namely, Sadaf and Agatti- 2002 for screening purpose were obtained from Maize and Millets Research Institute (MMRI), Yousafwala, Sahiwal, Pakistan.
Telenor Pakistan has announced Maaz Imran and Sadaf Amin as representatives from Pakistan at the second edition of Telenor Youth Summit 2014 in Oslo Norway which is being organized in collaboration with the Nobel Peace Center.
Perez, archivist at the Department of Foreign Affairs, Pasay City, Philippines; and Sadaf Rafiq, librarian at CMH Lahore Medical College & In stitute of Dentistry in Lahore Cantonment, Pakistan.