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silk

noun [U]
 
 
/sɪlk/
B1 a type of cloth that is light and smooth: a silk dress/shirtTextiles made from natural fibres
Translations of “silk”
in Arabic حَرير…
in Korean 실크…
in Malaysian sutera…
in French soie, (en/de) soie…
in Turkish ipek…
in Italian seta…
in Chinese (Traditional) 織物, 絲綢, 絲線…
in Russian шелк…
in Polish jedwab…
in Vietnamese tơ, lụa…
in Spanish seda, (de) seda…
in Portuguese seda…
in Thai เส้นไหม, ผ้าไหม…
in German die Seide, seiden-……
in Catalan seda…
in Japanese 絹, シルク…
in Indonesian benang sutera, sutera…
in Chinese (Simplified) 织物, 丝绸, 丝线…
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