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ironing board

noun [C]  /ˈɑɪ·ər·nɪŋ ˌbɔrd, ˌboʊrd/ us  
a board covered with cloth, usually with folding legs, on which clothes and other items can be made smooth with an iron
Translations of “ironing board”
in Korean 다리미판…
in Arabic لَوْح الكَوي…
in Portuguese tábua de passar…
in Catalan post de planxar…
in Japanese アイロン台…
in Italian asse da stiro…
in Chinese (Traditional) 熨衣板,燙衣架…
in Russian гладильная доска…
in Turkish ütü masası/tahtası…
in Chinese (Simplified) 熨衣板,烫衣架…
in Polish deska do prasowania…
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