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callusnoun [C]

us   /ˈkæl·əs/
an area of hard, thick skin, esp. on the feet or hands: If you look at my hands, you will see the calluses of a farmer.
callused
adjective also calloused us   /ˈkæl·əst/
He stood looking down at the dark, callused palms of his hands.
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callusnoun [C]

uk   /ˈkæl.əs/ us   /ˈkæl.əs/
an area of hard skin, especially on the feet or hands: He had workman's hands which were rough and covered with calluses.
callused
adjective also calloused /ˈkæl.əst/ /ˈkæl.əst/
He stood looking down at the dark, callused palms of his hands.
(Definition of callus from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “callus”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指脚或手上的)硬茧,老茧…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指腳或手上的)老繭,胼胝…
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