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ointmentnoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈɔɪnt·mənt/
a thick, oily substance, usually containing medicine, that is put on skin where you feel sore or on an injury: [U] germicidal ointment
(Definition of ointment from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ointment”
in Korean 연고…
in Arabic مَرْهَم…
in Malaysian salap…
in French onguent…
in Russian мазь…
in Chinese (Traditional) 藥膏,軟膏,油膏…
in Italian pomata, unguento…
in Turkish merhem, pomad…
in Polish maść…
in Spanish pomada, ungüento…
in Vietnamese thuốc mỡ…
in Portuguese pomada…
in Thai ยาหม่อง…
in German die Salbe…
in Catalan pomada…
in Japanese 軟こう…
in Chinese (Simplified) 药膏,软膏,油膏…
in Indonesian salep…
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