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"moisturizer" in British English

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moisturizernoun [C or U]

(UK usually moisturiser) uk   /ˈmɔɪs.tʃər.aɪ.zər/  us   /-tʃɚ.aɪ.zɚ/
a ​substance that you put on ​yourskin to ​stop it from ​becomingdry: I use (a) moisturizer every ​night.
moisturize
verb [I or T] (UK usually moisturise) uk   us   /-aɪz/
You should ​tone and moisturize (​yourskin) 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 ​thickliquid 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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