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inlaynoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈɪn·leɪ/
a ​decorativepattern made of ​pieces set into the ​surface of an ​object: [U] a ​pinetable with ​mahogany inlay
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inlaynoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈɪn.leɪ/  us   /ˈɪn.leɪ/
inlaid
adjective uk   /ɪnˈleɪd/  us   /ɪnˈleɪd/
The ​top of the ​woodenchest was inlaid withivory.
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Translations of “inlay”
in Spanish taracea, incrustación…
in Vietnamese lớp khảm…
in Malaysian bahan tatah dalam…
in Thai การฝัง…
in French incrustation…
in German die Einlegearbeit…
in Chinese (Simplified) 镶嵌图案(或装饰)…
in Indonesian lapisan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鑲嵌圖案(或裝飾)…
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