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skein

noun [C] uk   /skeɪn/ us  

skein noun [C] (THREAD)

a length of wool or thread collected together into the shape of a loose ring

skein noun [C] (BIRDS)

a large group of wild birds such as geese or ducks in flight
Translations of “skein”
in Chinese (Traditional) 線, 一束,一捆(毛線或線)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 线, 一束,一绞(毛线或线)…
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