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ointment

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ˈɔɪntmənt/
a smooth, thick substance that is used on painful or damaged skinMedicine in different forms
Translations of “ointment”
in Korean 연고…
in Arabic مَرْهَم…
in French onguent…
in Turkish merhem, pomad…
in Italian pomata, unguento…
in Chinese (Traditional) 藥膏,軟膏,油膏…
in Russian мазь…
in Polish maść…
in Spanish ungüento, pomada…
in Portuguese pomada…
in German die Salbe…
in Catalan pomada…
in Japanese 軟こう…
in Chinese (Simplified) 药膏,软膏,油膏…
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