cotton bud Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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cotton budnoun [C]

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a ​shortstick with a ​smallamount of ​cotton on each end that is used for ​cleaning, ​especially the ​ears
(Definition of cotton bud from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cotton bud”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指用于清洁耳朵的)脱脂棉签…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指用於清潔耳朵的)脫脂棉棒…
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