anvil Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “anvil” in the English Dictionary

"anvil" in British English

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anvilnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈæn.vɪl/

anvil noun [C] (EQUIPMENT)

a ​heavyblock of ​iron on which ​heatedpieces of ​metal are made into a ​particularshape with a ​hammer

anvil noun [C] (BONE)

specialized anatomy one of the ​smallbones of the ​ear
(Definition of anvil from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “anvil”
in Spanish yunque…
in Vietnamese cái đe…
in Malaysian andas…
in Thai ทั่งตีเหล็ก…
in French enclume…
in German der Amboß…
in Chinese (Simplified) 设备, 铁砧…
in Indonesian landasan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 設備, 鐵砧…
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