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eiderdownnoun

uk   /ˈaɪ.də.daʊn/  us   /-dɚ-/
[C] a ​thickcovering for the ​top of a ​bed, ​filled with ​softfeathers or ​warmmaterial: She ​snuggled beneath the eiderdown.
Synonym
[U] the ​softfeathers of a duck, used for ​fillingpillows, ​bedcovers, etc.
(Definition of eiderdown from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “eiderdown”
in Korean 깃털 이불…
in Arabic لِحاف…
in Malaysian buku eider…
in French édredon…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指舊時用的)鴨絨墊,鴨絨被…
in Italian piumino…
in Spanish edredón…
in Vietnamese chăn lông vịt…
in Portuguese colcha, edredom…
in Thai ผ้านวมยัดด้วยขนเป็ด…
in German Eiderdaunen (pl.)…
in Catalan edredó…
in Japanese 羽毛の掛けぶとん…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指旧时用的)鸭绒垫,鸭绒被…
in Indonesian selimut…
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