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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “whisker”

whisker

noun
 
 
/ˈwɪs.kər/ US  /-kɚ/
[C] any of the long, stiff hairs growing on the face of a cat, mouse or other mammal
(貓、鼠等動物的)鬚
He watched the cat cleaning the milk off her whiskers.
他看著貓把鬍鬚上的牛奶弄乾淨。
The skin, hair and bone of non-human animals
whiskers [plural] old-fashioned or humorous the hair growing on a man's face, especially the sides and/or the lower part
(尤指男子側面或下巴上的)鬍鬚;絡腮鬍子
Hair
(Definition of whisker from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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