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wipe

verb [T]
 
 
/waɪp/ IT
if someone or something wipes a computer's, phone's, etc. memory, it removes all the data from the memory: The virus wipes the memory of any computer that downloads the file.
Translations of “wipe”
in Arabic يَمْسَح…
in Korean -을 닦다…
in Malaysian mengelap, mengesat…
in French essuyer, effacer…
in Turkish silmek…
in Italian pulire, asciugare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 擦,拭,抹…
in Russian вытирать…
in Polish wycierać…
in Vietnamese làm sạch, lau…
in Spanish limpiar, enjugar…
in Portuguese enxugar…
in Thai เช็ด, ขัด, เช็ดให้สะอาด…
in German (ab)wischen, wischen…
in Catalan netejar, eixugar…
in Japanese (布などで)~をふく…
in Indonesian menyeka…
in Chinese (Simplified) 擦,拭,抹…
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