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nail polish

noun [C or U] uk   us   (UK also nail varnish)
Translations of “nail polish”
in Korean 매니큐어…
in Arabic طلاء الأظافِر…
in Portuguese esmalte de unhas…
in Catalan esmalt d’ungles…
in Japanese マニキュア(液)…
in Italian smalto per le unghie…
in Chinese (Traditional) 指甲油, 趾甲油…
in Russian лак для ногтей…
in Turkish oje, tırnak cilâsı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 指甲油, 趾甲油…
in Polish lakier do paznokci…
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