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wool

noun [U]  us   /wʊl/
the soft, curly hair from sheep, or thread or cloth made from this: I bought some fine wool to knit a baby sweater.
woolen
adjective [not gradable]  us   /ˈwʊl·ən/ (also wool,  /wʊl/ )
She lay under a red woolen blanket.
Translations of “wool”
in Arabic صوف…
in Korean 털실, 양털…
in Malaysian bulu…
in French (de/en) laine…
in Turkish yün, yünlü…
in Italian lana…
in Chinese (Traditional) 羊毛, 動物毛, 毛線…
in Russian шерсть, руно, шерстяная пряжа…
in Polish wełna, runo…
in Vietnamese len…
in Spanish lana…
in Portuguese lã…
in Thai ขนแกะ…
in German die Wolle, Woll……
in Catalan llana…
in Japanese ウール, 羊毛…
in Indonesian wol…
in Chinese (Simplified) 羊毛, 动物毛, 毛线…
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