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toilet paper

noun [U] uk   us  
soft paper, usually in a long roll, used to clean yourself when you have been to the toilet
Translations of “toilet paper”
in Korean (화장실용) 화장지…
in Arabic وَرَق الحَمّام…
in Portuguese papel higiênico…
in Catalan paper higiènic…
in Japanese トイレットペーパー…
in Italian carta igienica…
in Chinese (Traditional) 衛生紙,手紙…
in Russian туалетная бумага…
in Turkish tuvalet kâğıdı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 卫生纸,手纸…
in Polish papier toaletowy…
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