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leashnoun [C]

 us   /liʃ/ (also lead)
a strap, chain, etc., fastened to a dog or other animal, esp. at its collar, in order to lead or control it: Dogs must be kept on a leash in this park.
Translations of “leash”
in Arabic طَوق الكَلب…
in Korean 가죽끈…
in Malaysian tali cawak…
in French laisse…
in Turkish tasma, zincir, kayış…
in Italian guinzaglio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 領,牽…
in Russian поводок…
in Polish smycz…
in Vietnamese dây buộc chó…
in Spanish correa…
in Portuguese coleira…
in Thai ปลอกคอ…
in German die (Koppel)Leine…
in Catalan corretja…
in Japanese (動物をつなぐ)綱ひも…
in Indonesian pengikat anjing…
in Chinese (Simplified) 领,牵…
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