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speck

noun [C] uk   /spek/ us  
a very small mark, piece, or amount: He'd been painting the door and there were specks of paint all over the floor. There's not a speck of (= not any) dust/dirt in their house. We could see a speck (= a small amount) of light at the end of the tunnel.
Translations of “speck”
in Korean 점…
in Arabic ذَرّة مِن…
in French petite tache, grain…
in Turkish nokta, zerre, ufacık benek…
in Italian granello…
in Chinese (Traditional) 小點,斑點, 小片, 一點點…
in Russian пятнышко, частичка…
in Polish pyłek, punkcik…
in Spanish manchita, mota…
in Portuguese partícula…
in German das Fleckchen, das Stückchen…
in Catalan bri, brossa…
in Japanese 微量の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 小点,斑点, 小片, 一点点…
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