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wad

noun [C] uk   /wɒd/  us   /wɑːd/
a number of usually flat and/or small objects pressed tightly together: a wad of banknotes a wad of gum She used a wad (= a mass) of tissues to wipe away the blood.

wad

verb [T] uk   /wɒd/  us   /wɑːd/ (-dd-)
to fold or press together something to form a mass: He wadded his towel into a ball.
Translations of “wad”
in Chinese (Traditional) 一疊, 一捆, 一捲…
in Russian пачка (денег), комок, шарик…
in Turkish tomar, deste, topak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 一叠, 一捆, 一卷…
in Polish plik, wacik…
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