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emery boardnoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​thinpiece of ​cardboard with a ​roughsurface used to ​shape fingernails
(Definition of emery board from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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emery boardnoun [C]

 us   /ˈem·ə·ri ˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd/
a ​narrowpiece of ​cardboard with a ​roughsurface, for ​smoothing and ​shaping the ​ends of ​yourfingernails
(Definition of emery board from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “emery board”
in Chinese (Simplified) 指甲砂挫…
in Chinese (Traditional) 指甲銼刀…
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