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cuticle

noun [C] uk   /ˈkjuː.tɪ.kl̩/  us   /-t̬ɪ-/
the thin skin at the base of the nails on the fingers and toes
Translations of “cuticle”
in Vietnamese biểu bì…
in Spanish cutícula…
in Thai หนังแห้งที่โคนเล็บ…
in Malaysian kutikel…
in French petites peaux…
in German die Nagelhaut…
in Chinese (Traditional) (指甲或趾甲根部的)角質層…
in Indonesian kulit ari…
in Chinese (Simplified) (指甲或趾甲根部的)角质层…
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