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chalk

noun   /tʃɔːk/
[no plural] a soft, white rock creta
a small stick of this rock used for writing tiza
be like chalk and cheese UK
If two people are like chalk and cheese, they are completely different from each other ser como la noche y el día My brother and I are like chalk and cheese.
verb   /tʃɔːk/ UK
to write something with a piece of chalk escribir con tiza
(Definition of chalk from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

chalk

noun /tʃoːk/
a white rock; a type of limestone creta, roca caliza The soil is made of chalk and clay.
(a piece of) a chalk-like substance used for writing (especially on blackboards) tiza a box of chalks.
chalky adjective
of or like chalk calcáreo a chalky substance.
white or pale pálido Her face looked chalky.
chalkboard noun
a smooth board, usually green, for writing or drawing on with crayon or chalk; blackboard. pizarra
(Definition of chalk from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Translations of “chalk”
in Korean 백악, 분필…
in Arabic طَباشير, طَبْشورة…
in Malaysian kapur…
in French craie…
in Russian мел…
in Chinese (Traditional) 白堊, 粉筆…
in Italian gesso…
in Turkish kireç, tebeşir…
in Polish kreda…
in Vietnamese đá phấn, phấn viết…
in Portuguese calcário, giz…
in Thai หินสีขาว, ชอล์ก…
in German die Kreide…
in Catalan creta, guix…
in Japanese 白亜(灰白色の石灰岩), チョーク…
in Chinese (Simplified) 白垩, 粉笔…
in Indonesian gamping, kapur…
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