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sieve

noun [C]
 
 
/sɪv/
a piece of kitchen equipment with a wire or plastic net which separates large pieces of food from liquids or powders: Pass the sauce through a sieve to remove any lumps. Kitchen utensils
sieve verb [T]
Translations of “sieve”
in Arabic غُربال…
in Korean 체…
in Malaysian penapis…
in French tamis, crible…
in Turkish süzgeç, elek, kalbur…
in Italian setaccio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 篩, 濾器…
in Russian сито…
in Polish sitko, sito…
in Vietnamese cái giần, cái sàng…
in Spanish colador, tamiz, criba…
in Portuguese peneira…
in Thai ตะแกรง…
in German das Sieb…
in Catalan colador, sedàs…
in Japanese ざる, ふるい…
in Indonesian tapisan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 筛, 过滤器…
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