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sieve

noun [C]  us   /sɪv/
a bowl-shaped tool with many very small holes in it, used to separate larger from smaller pieces or solids from a liquid
Translations of “sieve”
in Arabic غُربال…
in Korean 체…
in Malaysian penapis…
in French tamis, crible…
in Turkish süzgeç, elek, kalbur…
in Italian setaccio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 篩, 濾器…
in Russian сито…
in Polish sitko, sito…
in Vietnamese cái giần, cái sàng…
in Spanish colador, tamiz, criba…
in Portuguese peneira…
in Thai ตะแกรง…
in German das Sieb…
in Catalan colador, sedàs…
in Japanese ざる, ふるい…
in Indonesian tapisan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 筛, 过滤器…
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