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plaster of Paris

noun [U] uk   /ˌplɑː.stər.əvˈpær.ɪs/  us   /ˌplæs.tɚ.əvˈper-/
a mixture of a white powder and water that becomes hard quickly as it dries and is used especially to make plaster casts
Translations of “plaster of Paris”
in Chinese (Traditional) 熟石膏, 巴黎灰泥…
in Chinese (Simplified) 熟石膏…
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