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bottle

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈbɒtl/
A2 a container for liquids, usually made of glass or plastic, with a narrow top: an empty bottle a bottle of wine →  See also hot-water bottle GlassContainers for liquids and gasesBaby clothes and equipment
Translations of “bottle”
in Korean 병…
in Arabic زُجاجة…
in French bouteille…
in Turkish şişe…
in Italian bottiglia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 容器, 瓶,瓶子, 嬰兒奶瓶…
in Russian бутылка…
in Polish butelka…
in Spanish botella…
in Portuguese garrafa, frasco…
in German die Flasche…
in Catalan ampolla, flascó…
in Japanese 瓶(びん), ボトル…
in Chinese (Simplified) 容器, 瓶,瓶子, 婴儿奶瓶…
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