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erasernoun [C]

uk   /ɪˈreɪ.zər/  us   /ɪˈreɪ.sɚ/ mainly US (UK usually rubber)
A1 a small piece of rubber used to remove the marks made by a pencil: If you draw or write in pencil you can always rub out your mistakes with an eraser.
(Definition of eraser from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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erasernoun [C]

 us   /ɪˈreɪ·sər/
a small piece of rubber that can be used to remove marks, esp. pencil marks on paper
(Definition of eraser from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “eraser”
in Arabic مِمحاة, أسْتيكة…
in Korean 지우개…
in Portuguese borracha…
in Catalan goma (d’esborrar)…
in Japanese 消しゴム…
in Chinese (Simplified) 橡皮…
in Turkish silgi, tahta silgisi…
in Russian ластик, тряпка для стирания с доски…
in Chinese (Traditional) 橡皮擦…
in Italian gomma da cancellare…
in Polish gumka, gąbka, szmatka…
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