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nursery rhyme

noun [C] uk   us  
a short and usually very old poem or song for young children: a book of nursery rhymes
Translations of “nursery rhyme”
in Korean 동요…
in Arabic أُغْنية لِلأطْفال…
in Portuguese canção infantil…
in Catalan cançó infantil…
in Japanese 童謡…
in Italian filastrocca…
in Chinese (Traditional) 兒歌,童謠…
in Russian детские стишки…
in Turkish çocuk şarkısı/şiiri, tekerleme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 儿歌,童谣…
in Polish wierszyk lub piosenka dla dzieci, rymowanka…
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