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tuft

noun [C] uk   us   /tʌft/
a number of short pieces of hair, grass, etc. that grow closely together or are held together near the base: He had a few tufts of hair on his chin, but you could hardly call it a beard.
Translations of “tuft”
in Arabic خُصْلة…
in Korean 다발…
in Malaysian jambak…
in French touffe…
in Turkish tutam, demet…
in Italian ciuffo, ciocca…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指毛髮、草等的)一束,一簇,一叢…
in Russian пучок…
in Polish kępka…
in Vietnamese búi, chòm…
in Spanish mata, (pelo) mechón…
in Portuguese mecha (de cabelo), tufo (de grama)…
in Thai ปอยผม…
in German das Büschel…
in Catalan floc, matoll…
in Japanese 茂み, (髪の)房…
in Indonesian rumpun, berkas…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指毛发、草等的)一束,一簇,一丛…
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