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joss stick

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈdʒɒsˌstɪk/ US  /ˈdʒɑːs-/
a thin wooden stick covered with a substance which burns slowly and produces a pleasant smell that fills the air
(缓缓燃烧并发出香味的)线香
Toiletry and perfumes
Translations of “joss stick”
in Spanish pebete, varilla de incienso…
in French bâton d’encens…
in German der Räucherstab…
in Chinese (Traditional) (緩緩燃燒並發出香味的)線香…
(Definition of joss stick from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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