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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 Korean 체…
in Arabic غُربال…
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 Spanish colador, tamiz, criba…
in Portuguese peneira…
in German das Sieb…
in Catalan colador, sedàs…
in Japanese ざる, ふるい…
in Chinese (Simplified) 筛, 过滤器…
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