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lotion

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ˈləʊʃən/
a liquid that you put on your skin to make it soft or healthy: suntan lotion body lotionToiletry and perfumesMedicine in different forms
Translations of “lotion”
in Korean 로션…
in Arabic لوشَن (كِريم لِتَرْكيب الجِلْد أو البَشْرة أو لِحِمايَتْهما مِنْ الشَّمْس)…
in French lotion…
in Turkish losyon…
in Italian lozione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 護膚油,潤膚露…
in Russian лосьон…
in Polish emulsja, balsam…
in Spanish loción…
in Portuguese loção…
in German die Lotion…
in Catalan loció, crema…
in Japanese ローション…
in Chinese (Simplified) 护肤油,润肤露…
(Definition of lotion from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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