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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “prickle”

prickle

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈprɪk.l̩/
one of several thin sharp points that stick out of a plant or animal
(動植物的)刺,棘
The fruit can be eaten once the prickles have been removed.
這種水果只要去掉刺就可以吃了。
The skin, hair and bone of non-human animalsParts of plants
a feeling as if a lot of little points are sticking into your body
(皮膚)刺癢,刺痛
I felt a hot prickle of embarrassment spread across my cheeks.
我覺得非常尷尬,臉上燙呼呼的。
Skin complaints and blemishes
(Definition of prickle noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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