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charred

adjective uk   /tʃɑːd/ us    /tʃɑːrd/
burned and black: charred meat The charred body of a man was found by police in a burned-out car last night.
Translations of “charred”
in Chinese (Traditional) 烤焦的, 焦黑的…
in Russian обугленный…
in Turkish yanıp kararmış, kömür gibi olmuş, kararmış…
in Chinese (Simplified) 烤焦的, 焦黑的…
in Polish zwęglony…
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