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Meaning of “turpentine” - Learner’s Dictionary

turpentine

noun [U]     /ˈtɜːpəntaɪn/ ( also UK turps,   /tɜːps/   )
a clear liquid that has a strong smell and is used for removing paintPaints, dyes and pigmentsColour - general wordsPetroleum products especially when used as fuelFuels
Translations of “turpentine”
in Vietnamese nhựa thông…
in Spanish trementina, aguarrás…
in Thai น้ำมันสน…
in Malaysian turpentin…
in French térébenthine…
in German das Terpentin…
in Chinese (Traditional) 松節油…
in Indonesian terpentin…
in Russian скипидар…
in Turkish terebentin, neft yağı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 松节油…
in Polish terpentyna…
(Definition of turpentine from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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