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French translation of “mould”


noun /mould/
( soil which is full of) rotted leaves etc.
terreau , humus
a growth on stale food etc
This bread is covered with mould.
mouldy adjective (of food etc) covered with mould
mouldy cheese The bread has gone mouldy.
mouldiness noun
(Definition of mould from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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