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crumbnoun [C]

 us   /krʌm/
a very small piece that has fallen from bread , cookies, or cake: The floor was covered with crumbs after breakfast.
(Definition of crumb from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “crumb”
in Korean 부스러기…
in Arabic فُتات…
in Malaysian cebisan…
in French miette…
in Russian хлебная крошка…
in Chinese (Traditional) 麵包屑, 糕餅渣, 少許,點滴…
in Italian briciola…
in Turkish kırıntı…
in Polish okruch, okruszek…
in Spanish miga, migaja…
in Vietnamese các vụn bánh mỳ…
in Portuguese migalha…
in Thai เศษขนมปัง…
in German der Krümel…
in Catalan engruna…
in Japanese (パンやケーキの)くず…
in Chinese (Simplified) 面包屑, 糕饼渣, 少许,点滴…
in Indonesian remah…
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