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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 Spanish trementina, aguarrás…
in French térébenthine…
in German das Terpentin…
in Chinese (Traditional) 松節油…
in Russian скипидар…
in Turkish terebentin, neft yağı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 松节油…
in Polish terpentyna…
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