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canvas

noun uk   /ˈkæn.vəs/ us  
[U] strong, rough cloth used for making tents, sails, bags, strong clothes, etc. [C] a piece of this cloth used by artists for painting on, usually with oil paints, or the painting itself: These two canvases by Hockney would sell for £1,500,000.under canvas in a tent: I love sleeping under canvas.
Translations of “canvas”
in Korean 캔버스 천…
in Arabic خيش, قماش لِلرَسم…
in French toile…
in Turkish kalın kumaş, branda, çadır bezi…
in Italian tela…
in Chinese (Traditional) 帆布, 油畫布, 油畫…
in Russian парусина, холст…
in Polish płótno, brezent…
in Spanish lona, lienzo…
in Portuguese lona…
in German das Segeltuch, die Leinwand…
in Catalan lona…
in Japanese キャンバス地…
in Chinese (Simplified) 帆布, 油画布, 油画…
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