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moisturizernoun [C or U]

(UK usually moisturiser) uk   /ˈmɔɪs.tʃər.aɪ.zər/  us   /ˈmɔɪs.tʃɚ.aɪ.zɚ/
a substance that you put on your skin to stop it from becoming dry: I use (a) moisturizer every night.
moisturize
verb [I or T] (UK usually moisturise) uk   /ˈmɔɪs.tʃər.aɪz/  us   /ˈmɔɪs.tʃɚ.aɪz/
You should tone and moisturize (your skin) every day.
(Definition of moisturizer from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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moisturizernoun [C]

 us   /ˈmɔɪs·tʃəˌrɑɪ·zər/
a thick liquid put on the skin to make it soft and less dry
moisturize
verb [T]  us   /ˈmɔɪs·tʃəˌrɑɪz/
This new makeup protects and moisturizes the skin.
(Definition of moisturizer from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “moisturizer”
in Chinese (Simplified) 保湿霜,滋润霜…
in Turkish nemlendirici madde…
in Russian увлажняющий крем…
in Chinese (Traditional) 保濕霜,滋潤霜…
in Polish emulsja nawilżająca, krem nawilżający…
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