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snuff

noun [U] uk   us   /snʌf/
tobacco in the form of a powder for breathing into the nose: Very few people take snuff nowadays.

snuff

verb [T] uk   us   /snʌf/
to put out a flame, especially from a candle, usually by covering it with something: One by one she snuffed the candles.
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Translations of “snuff”
in Vietnamese thuốc lá bột…
in Spanish rapé…
in Thai ยานัตถุ์…
in Malaysian tembakau sedut…
in French tabac à priser…
in German der Schnupftabak…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鼻煙…
in Indonesian tembakau bubuk…
in Russian нюхательный табак…
in Turkish endiye, burun otu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鼻烟…
in Polish tabaka…
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