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Meaning of “canvas” - Learner’s Dictionary

canvas

noun     /ˈkænvəs/
CLOTH [U] strong cloth used for making sails, tents, etcTextiles made from natural fibresTextiles made from man-made fibres
PAINTING [C] a piece of canvas used for a paintingPainting and drawing materialsPictures
Translations of “canvas”
in Arabic خيش, قماش لِلرَسم…
in Korean 캔버스 천…
in Malaysian kanvas…
in French toile…
in Turkish kalın kumaş, branda, çadır bezi…
in Italian tela…
in Chinese (Traditional) 帆布, 油畫布, 油畫…
in Russian парусина, холст…
in Polish płótno, brezent…
in Vietnamese vải bạt, bức toan…
in Spanish lona, lienzo…
in Portuguese lona…
in Thai ผ้าใบ, ภาพวาด…
in German das Segeltuch, die Leinwand…
in Catalan lona…
in Japanese キャンバス地…
in Indonesian kanvas…
in Chinese (Simplified) 帆布, 油画布, 油画…
(Definition of canvas from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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