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nylon

noun [U] uk   /ˈnaɪ.lɒn/  us   /-lɑːn/
an artificial substance used especially to make clothes, ropes, and brushes: These covers are 100 percent nylon. a nylon shirt/bagnylons [plural] old-fashioned women's nylon tights or stockings (= leg coverings)
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in Arabic نايلون…
in Korean 나이론…
in Malaysian nilon…
in French (de/en) nylon…
in Turkish naylon…
in Italian nylon…
in Chinese (Traditional) 尼龍…
in Russian нейлон…
in Polish nylon…
in Vietnamese ni lông…
in Spanish (de) nilón/nailon…
in Portuguese náilon…
in Thai เส้นใยไนล่อน…
in German das Nylon…
in Catalan niló…
in Japanese ナイロン…
in Indonesian nilon…
in Chinese (Simplified) 尼龙…
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