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turf

noun [U]  /tɜrf/ us  

turf noun [U] (GRASS)

a surface layer of land consisting of grass and the earth in which its roots grow: Lush turf lined the river’s banks. Turf is also ground cover that looks like grass: artificial turf

turf noun [U] (AREA)

infml the area that a person or group considers its own: Judges feel that the courtroom is their private turf. The fight over high-definition TV standards has been a turf war among the electronics, motion picture, and recording industries.
Translations of “turf”
in Spanish césped, revestimiento de césped, tepe…
in French gazon, (plaque de) gazon…
in German der Rasen, der Torf…
in Chinese (Traditional) 草, 草皮, 草皮塊…
in Russian дерн…
in Turkish çim, çimen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 草, 草皮, 草皮块…
in Polish darń, trawa…
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