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indentation

noun uk   us   /ˌɪn.denˈteɪ.ʃən/

indentation noun (HOLE)

[C] a hole or mark on the surface of something: The heels of her shoes had left indentations in the mud.

indentation noun (SPACE)

[C or U] a space left at the edge of a line of writing, or the process of leaving such a space
Translations of “indentation”
in Chinese (Traditional) 洞, (物體表面的)洞或記號…
in Russian отпечаток, зарубка, впадина…
in Turkish çürük, çukur, delik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 洞, (物体表面的)洞或记号…
in Polish wgłębienie…
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