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wrist

noun [C] uk   us   /rɪst/
B2 the part of the body between the hand and the arm: I sprained my wrist playing squash.
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in Arabic مِعْصَم…
in Korean 손목…
in Malaysian pergelangan tangan…
in French poignet…
in Turkish bilek…
in Italian polso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 手腕, 腕關節…
in Russian запястье…
in Polish nadgarstek…
in Vietnamese cổ tay…
in Spanish muñeca…
in Portuguese pulso…
in Thai ข้อมือ…
in German das Handgelenk…
in Catalan canell…
in Japanese 手首…
in Indonesian pergelangan tangan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 手腕, 腕关节…
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