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chalk

noun uk   /tʃɔːk/ us    /tʃɑːk/

chalk noun (ROCK)

chalk noun (FOR DRAWING)

[C or U] a stick of this rock or a similar substance used for writing or drawing: He picked up a piece of chalk and wrote the answer on the blackboard. coloured chalks
chalky
adjective uk   /ˈtʃɔː.ki/ us    /ˈtʃɑː-/
The soil in this area is very chalky (= contains chalk).
chalkiness
noun [U] uk   /ˈtʃɔː.ki.nəs/ us    /ˈtʃɑː-/

chalk

verb [I or T] uk   /tʃɔːk/ us    /tʃɑːk/
to write something with a piece of chalk
Phrasal verbs
Traducciones de “chalk”
en coreano 백악, 분필…
en árabe طَباشير, طَبْشورة…
en francés craie…
en turco kireç, tebeşir…
en italiano gesso…
en chino (tradicionál) 白堊, 粉筆…
en ruso мел…
en polaco kreda…
en español creta, roca caliza, tiza…
en portugués calcário, giz…
en alemán die Kreide…
en catalán creta, guix…
en japonés 白亜(灰白色の石灰岩), チョーク…
en chino (simplificado) 白垩, 粉笔…
(Definition of chalk from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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