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velvetnoun [U]

 us   /ˈvel·vɪt/
a cloth with a soft, furry surface
(Definition of velvet from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “velvet”
in Korean 벨벳…
in Arabic مُخْمَل…
in Malaysian baldu…
in French (de) velours…
in Russian бархат…
in Chinese (Traditional) 絲絨, 平絨, 天鵝絨…
in Italian velluto…
in Turkish kadife…
in Polish aksamit…
in Spanish terciopelo…
in Vietnamese lớp lông nhung…
in Portuguese veludo…
in Thai ซึ่งทำด้วยกำมะหยี่…
in German der Samt, Samt-……
in Catalan vellut…
in Japanese ベルベット, ビロード…
in Chinese (Simplified) 丝绒, 平绒, 天鹅绒…
in Indonesian beledu…
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