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tarpaulin

noun [C, U]
 
 
/tɑːˈpɔːlɪn/ ( also US tarp)
a large piece of plastic or cloth that water cannot go through which is used to cover and protect thingsCamping
Translations of “tarpaulin”
in Spanish lona (alquitranada)…
in French bâche (goudronnée)…
in German der Persenning, die Plaue…
in Chinese (Traditional) 柏油帆布,(防水)油布, 篷帆布…
in Russian брезент…
in Turkish katranlı muşamba…
in Chinese (Simplified) 柏油帆布,(防水)油布, 篷帆布…
in Polish plandeka, brezent…
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