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wrist

noun /rist/
(anatomy) the (part of the arm at the) joint between hand and forearm
muñeca
I can’t play tennis – I’ve hurt my wrist.
wrist-watch /-lit-/ nouns ( wristlet-watch) a watch worn on the wrist.
reloj de muñeca
Translations of “wrist”
in Korean 손목…
in Arabic مِعْصَم…
in French poignet…
in Italian polso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 手腕, 腕關節…
in Russian запястье…
in Turkish bilek…
in Polish nadgarstek…
in Portuguese pulso…
in German das Handgelenk…
in Catalan canell…
in Japanese 手首…
in Chinese (Simplified) 手腕, 腕关节…
(Definition of wrist from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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