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pencil

noun [C/U]  /ˈpen·səl/ us  
a thin, usually wooden, tube-shaped device for writing or drawing which has colored material in the center and a point at one end: [C] colored pencils [U] Make your corrections in pencil (= using a pencil).
Translations of “pencil”
in Korean 연필…
in Arabic قَلَم رَصاص…
in French crayon…
in Turkish kurşun kalem…
in Italian matita…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鉛筆, 化妝筆, 一束光…
in Russian карандаш…
in Polish ołówek…
in Spanish lápiz…
in Portuguese lápis…
in German der (Blei)Stift, Bleistift……
in Catalan llapis…
in Japanese 鉛筆…
in Chinese (Simplified) 铅笔, 化妆笔, 一束光…
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