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ceiling

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈsiːlɪŋ/
ROOM A2 the surface of a room that you can see when you look above youRoofs and parts of roofs
AMOUNT a limit on the amount that can be paid for something: They have set a ceiling on pay rises.Range and limits
Translations of “ceiling”
in Korean 천정…
in Arabic سَقْف…
in French plafond…
in Turkish tavan, tavan fiyat…
in Italian soffitto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 天花板, 天花板,頂棚…
in Russian потолок, предел…
in Polish sufit, pułap…
in Spanish techo…
in Portuguese teto, forro…
in German die Decke…
in Catalan sostre…
in Japanese 天井…
in Chinese (Simplified) 天花板, 天花板,顶棚…
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