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bouldernoun [C]

uk   /ˈbəʊl.dər/  us   /ˈboʊl.dɚ/
a very ​largerock
(Definition of boulder from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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bouldernoun [C]

 us   /ˈboʊl·dər/
a ​large, ​roundedrock that has been ​smoothed by the ​action of the ​weather or ​water
(Definition of boulder from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “boulder”
in Korean 바위…
in Arabic جَلمود…
in Malaysian batu tongkol…
in French (gros) rocher (arrondi)…
in Russian валун…
in Chinese (Traditional) 巨石…
in Italian masso…
in Turkish büyük kaya kütlesi…
in Polish głaz…
in Spanish canto rodado…
in Vietnamese tảng đá…
in Portuguese pedra grande…
in Thai หินขนาดใหญ่…
in German der Felsblock…
in Catalan roca…
in Japanese 大きな岩, 巨石…
in Chinese (Simplified) 巨石…
in Indonesian batu besar…
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