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mothball

noun
 
 
/ˈmɒθ.bɔːl/ US  /ˈmɑːθ.bɑːl/
a small white ball containing a chemical with a strong smell that keeps moths away from clothes
樟腦丸(一種白色小球,含有一種氣味強烈的化學成分,可防止飛蛾接近衣物)
Types of chemicalSpecific chemicals, chemical compounds and gasesSubstances and structures in the bodyClothing - general words
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