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noun [C] uk   us   /naʊn/
A2 a word that refers to a person, place, thing, event, substance, or quality: "Doctor "coal and "beauty" are all nouns.
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in Arabic اِسْم…
in Korean 명사…
in Malaysian kata nama…
in French nom…
in Turkish isim…
in Italian sostantivo, nome…
in Chinese (Traditional) 名詞…
in Russian существительное…
in Polish rzeczownik…
in Vietnamese danh từ…
in Spanish nombre, sustantivo…
in Portuguese substantivo, nome…
in Thai นาม…
in German das Substantiv…
in Catalan nom, substantiu…
in Japanese (文法)名詞…
in Indonesian kata benda…
in Chinese (Simplified) 名词…
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