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elbow

noun [C]  us   /ˈel·boʊ/
the bony point at which the arm bends, or the part of a piece of clothing which covers this area: His shirt sleeve was torn at the elbow.

elbow

verb [T]  us   /ˈel·boʊ/
to push with an elbow, or to push rudely, esp. to get past someone: He elbowed his way through the crowd.
Translations of “elbow”
in Arabic مِرْفَق, كوع…
in Korean 팔꿈치…
in Malaysian siku…
in French coude…
in Turkish dirsek…
in Italian gomito…
in Chinese (Traditional) 肘, (衣服的)肘部…
in Russian локоть…
in Polish łokieć…
in Vietnamese khuỷu tay…
in Spanish codo…
in Portuguese cotovelo…
in Thai ศอก…
in German der Ellbogen…
in Catalan colze…
in Japanese ひじ…
in Indonesian siku…
in Chinese (Simplified) 肘, (衣服的)肘部…
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