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eraser

noun [C] uk   /ɪˈreɪ.zər/  us   /-ˈreɪ.sɚ/ mainly US (UK usually rubber)
A1 a small piece of rubber used to remove the marks made by a pencil: If you draw or write in pencil you can always rub out your mistakes with an eraser.
Translations of “eraser”
in Korean 지우개…
in Arabic مِمحاة, أسْتيكة…
in Portuguese borracha…
in Catalan goma (d’esborrar)…
in Japanese 消しゴム…
in Italian gomma da cancellare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 橡皮擦…
in Russian ластик, тряпка для стирания с доски…
in Turkish silgi, tahta silgisi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 橡皮…
in Polish gumka, gąbka, szmatka…
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