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clay

noun [U] uk   /kleɪ/ us  
thick, heavy soil that is soft when wet, and hard when dry or baked, used for making bricks and containers
clayey
adjective uk   /ˈkleɪ.i/ us  
containing a lot of clay: clayey soil
Translations of “clay”
in Korean 진흙…
in Arabic طين, فُخّار…
in French argile…
in Turkish kil…
in Italian argilla…
in Chinese (Traditional) 黏土,陶土…
in Russian глина…
in Polish glina…
in Spanish arcilla, barro…
in Portuguese argila, barro…
in German der Ton…
in Catalan argila…
in Japanese 粘土…
in Chinese (Simplified) 黏土,陶土…
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