spanner Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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spannernoun [C]

uk   /ˈspæn.ər/  us   // UK (US wrench)
a ​metaltool with a ​shaped end, used to ​turn nuts and bolts: an ​open-ended/​adjustable/​ring spanner
(Definition of spanner from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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spannernoun [C]

 us   /ˈspæn·ər/ Br
(Definition of spanner from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “spanner”
in Korean 스패너…
in Arabic مِفْتاح رَبْط, مُفتاح البَراغي…
in Malaysian sepana‘…
in French clef (à écrous)…
in Russian гаечный ключ…
in Chinese (Traditional) 扳手,扳子…
in Italian chiave inglese…
in Turkish somun anahtarı, İngiliz anahtarı…
in Polish klucz (do nakrętek)…
in Spanish llave inglesa…
in Vietnamese cờ lê…
in Portuguese chave inglesa/de porca…
in Thai กุญแจเลื่อน…
in German der Schraubenschlüßel…
in Catalan clau anglesa…
in Japanese スパナ, レンチ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 扳手,扳子…
in Indonesian kunci…
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