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shovel

noun [C] uk   /ˈʃʌv.əl/ us  
C2 a tool consisting of a wide, square metal or plastic blade, usually with slightly raised sides, attached to a handle, for moving loose material such as sand, coal, or snow a similar part on a large machine, for picking up and holding loose material ( also shovelful ) the amount of something that can fit on a shovel: Should I put another shovelful of coal on the fire?

shovel

verb [I or T] uk   /ˈʃʌv.əl/ (-ll- or US usually -l-) us  
to move with a shovel: Would you give me a hand shovelling the snow away from the garage door?
Traducciones de “shovel”
en coreano 삽…
en árabe رَفش…
en francés pelle…
en turco kürek…
en italiano pala, badile…
en chino (tradicionál) 鏟, (大機器的)鏟鬥, 一鏟(的量)…
en ruso лопата…
en polaco łopata, szufla…
en español pala…
en portugués pá…
en alemán die Schaufel…
en catalán pala…
en japonés シャベル, ショベル…
en chino (simplificado) 铲, (大机器的)铲斗, 一铲(的量)…
(Definition of shovel from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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