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"charred" in British English

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charredadjective

uk   /tʃɑːd/  us   /tʃɑːrd/
burned and ​black: charred ​meat The charred ​body of a man was ​found by ​police in a burned-out ​car last ​night.
(Definition of charred from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"charred" in American English

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charredadjective

 us   /tʃɑrd/
burned and made ​black by ​fire: The ​house was just a ​pile of charred ​wreckage.
(Definition of charred from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “charred”
in Chinese (Simplified) 烤焦的, 焦黑的…
in Turkish yanıp kararmış, kömür gibi olmuş, kararmış…
in Russian обугленный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 烤焦的, 焦黑的…
in Polish zwęglony…
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