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whisker

noun
 
/ˈwɪs·kər/
one of the long, stiff hairs that grow around the mouths of animals such as cats
baffo
Translations of “whisker”
in Korean 거품을 내다…
in Arabic شارِب (لِلحَيَوان)…
in French moustaches, barbe, favoris…
in Chinese (Traditional) (貓、鼠等動物的)鬚…
in Russian ус…
in Turkish bıyık, kedi bıyığı…
in Polish wąs…
in Spanish bigotes, bigote, patillas…
in Portuguese bigode (de animal)…
in German das Schnurrbarthaar, der Backenbart…
in Catalan bigoti…
in Japanese (ネコなどの)ひげ…
in Chinese (Simplified) (猫、鼠等动物的)须…
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