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"cinder" in British English

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cindernoun [C]

uk   /ˈsɪn.dər/  us   /-dɚ/
a ​smallpiece of ​partlyburnedcoal or ​wood: The ​cake was burned to a cinder (= ​burnedblack).
(Definition of cinder from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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cindernoun [C]

 us   /ˈsɪn·dər/
a ​smallpiece of ​partlyburnedcoal or ​wood: Get ​rid of the cinders before you ​build a new ​fire.
(Definition of cinder from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cinder”
in Spanish ceniza…
in Vietnamese than đang cháy dở…
in Malaysian bara…
in Thai ชิ้นไม้หรือถ่านที่ถูกเผา…
in French cendre…
in German die Asche…
in Chinese (Simplified) 煤渣, 碳渣, 余烬…
in Turkish köz, kor…
in Russian тлеющие угли…
in Indonesian abu sisa pembakaran…
in Chinese (Traditional) 煤渣, 碳渣, 餘燼…
in Polish popiół…
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