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puttynoun [U]

 us   /ˈpʌt̬·i/
a ​thick, ​softmaterial that ​becomes hard when it ​dries and is used esp. for ​fixingglass into ​windowframes or for ​fillingsmallholes in ​wood
(Definition of putty from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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puttynoun [U]

uk   /ˈpʌt.i/  us   /ˈpʌt̬-/
a ​softsubstance like ​clay that is used ​especially for ​holdingglass in ​windowframes or for ​fillingsmallholes in ​wood
(Definition of putty from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “putty”
in Spanish masilla…
in Vietnamese vữa, mát-tít…
in Malaysian dempul…
in Thai ปูนอุดรอยรั่ว…
in French mastic…
in German der Kitt…
in Chinese (Simplified) 油灰,腻子…
in Turkish cam macunu…
in Russian замазка, шпатлевка…
in Indonesian dempul…
in Chinese (Traditional) 油灰…
in Polish kit…
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