meaning of beads

beads meaning in General Dictionary

a few beads threaded collectively on a string

Sentence Examples with the word beads

The making of beads was probably practised at Venice from a very early period, but the earliest documentary evidence bearing on the subject does not appear to be of earlier date than the 14th century, when prohibitions were directed against those who made of glass such objects as were usually made of crystal or other hard stones.

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