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sewing machine

noun [C]  /ˈsoʊ·ɪŋ mə·ʃin/
a machine you use to sew pieces of cloth together
Translations of “sewing machine”
in Korean 재봉틀…
in Arabic آلة الخِياطة…
in Portuguese máquina de costura…
in Catalan màquina de cosir…
in Japanese ミシン…
in Italian macchina da cucire…
in Chinese (Traditional) 縫紉機…
in Russian швейная машинка…
in Turkish dikiş makinası…
in Chinese (Simplified) 缝纫机…
in Polish maszyna do szycia…
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