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mound

noun [C] uk   us   /maʊnd/

mound noun [C] (PILE)

a large pile of earth, stones, etc. like a small hill: a burial mound (= a place where people were buried in ancient times) a large pile of something: a mound of potatoes/papers

mound noun [C] (BASEBALL)

US the raised area in baseball from which the pitcher throws the ball
Translations of “mound”
in Arabic كَوْمة, رُكام, كَومة…
in Korean 더미, 언덕…
in Malaysian timbunan…
in French monticule…
in Turkish yığın, küme, tümsek…
in Italian mucchio, tumulo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 堆, 土堆,沙石堆, 小丘…
in Russian куча, груда, холм…
in Polish stos, kopiec…
in Vietnamese ụ đất, gò…
in Spanish montículo…
in Portuguese monte…
in Thai เนิน…
in German der Hügel…
in Catalan pila, monticle…
in Japanese ~の山, 盛り土, 小山…
in Indonesian gundukan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 堆, 土堆,沙石堆, 小丘…
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