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ash

noun
 
 
/æʃ/
POWDER [U] the soft, grey powder that remains when something has burnt: cigarette ashTobacco and smokingProducts of fire
TREE [C] a forest treeDeciduous trees
Translations of “ash”
in Arabic رَماد…
in Korean 재…
in Malaysian abu…
in French cendre…
in Turkish kül, dişbudak ağacı…
in Italian cenere…
in Chinese (Traditional) (澳大利亞、英國、美國的)禁煙與保健行動組織…
in Russian пепел, ясень…
in Polish popiół, jesion…
in Vietnamese tro…
in Spanish ceniza…
in Portuguese cinza…
in Thai เถ้าถ่าน…
in German die Asche…
in Catalan cendra…
in Japanese 灰…
in Indonesian abu…
in Chinese (Simplified) (澳大利亚、英国、美国的)禁烟与保健行动组织…
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