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ironwork

noun [U] uk   /ˈaɪən.wɜːk/ us    /ˈaɪrn.wɝːk/
things made of iron such as gates, especially if made in a decorated way
Translations of “ironwork”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指裝飾性的)鐵製品,鐵器…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指装饰性的)铁制品,铁器…
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