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soot

noun [U] uk   /sʊt/ us  
a black powder composed mainly of carbon, produced when coal, wood, etc. is burned: It can be dangerous to let too much soot accumulate inside a chimney.
sooty
adjective uk   /ˈsʊt.i/ us    /ˈsʊt̬-/
Translations of “soot”
in Korean 검댕…
in Arabic سُخام, هِباب…
in French suie…
in Turkish kurum, is…
in Italian fuliggine…
in Chinese (Traditional) 煤煙, 煤灰…
in Russian сажа…
in Polish sadza…
in Spanish hollín…
in Portuguese fuligem…
in German der Ruß…
in Catalan sutge…
in Japanese (煙に含まれる)すす…
in Chinese (Simplified) 煤烟, 煤灰…
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