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puff up

phrasal verb with puff uk   us   /pʌf/ verb
If part of your body puffs up, it becomes bigger because it is infected or injured: My leg puffed up all round the insect bite.
Traducciones de “puff up”
en chino (tradicionál) (因感染或受傷)腫脹…
en ruso распухать…
en turco şişmek, apse yapmak, kabarmak…
en chino (simplificado) (因感染或受伤)肿胀…
en polaco puchnąć…
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