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pebblenoun [C]

 us   /ˈpeb·əl/
a ​smallstone, made ​smooth by the ​action of ​water
(Definition of pebble from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pebble”
in Korean 자갈, 조약돌…
in Arabic حَصاة…
in Malaysian batu kerakal…
in French caillou, galet…
in Russian галька…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指沙灘或河流中的)卵石,礫石…
in Italian ciottolo, sassolino…
in Turkish çakıl, çakıl taşı…
in Polish kamyk…
in Spanish guija, guijarro, china…
in Vietnamese đá cuội/ sỏi…
in Portuguese seixo…
in Thai กรวด…
in German der Kiesel…
in Catalan palet (de riera), còdol…
in Japanese 小石…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指沙滩或河流中的)卵石,砾石…
in Indonesian batu kecil…
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