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saucer

noun [C]  /ˈsɔ·sər/ us  
a small plate that goes under a cup: a cup and saucer
Translations of “saucer”
in Korean 컵받침…
in Arabic طَبَق الفِنْجان…
in French soucoupe…
in Turkish fincan/çay tabağı…
in Italian piattino, sottotazza…
in Chinese (Traditional) 茶碟,茶託…
in Russian блюдце…
in Polish spodek, spodeczek…
in Spanish platillo…
in Portuguese pires…
in German die Untertasse…
in Catalan platet…
in Japanese (カップの)受け皿, ソーサー…
in Chinese (Simplified) 茶碟,茶托…
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