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thorn

noun [C]  us   /θɔrn/
a small, sharp, pointed growth on the stem of a plant: Rose bushes have thorns.
Translations of “thorn”
in Arabic شَوْكة…
in Korean 가시…
in Malaysian duri…
in French épine…
in Turkish diken…
in Italian spina…
in Chinese (Traditional) (植物莖上的)刺,荊棘…
in Russian колючка, шип…
in Polish kolec, cierń…
in Vietnamese cái gai…
in Spanish espina…
in Portuguese espinho…
in Thai หนาม…
in German der Dorn…
in Catalan espina…
in Japanese とげ…
in Indonesian duri…
in Chinese (Simplified) (植物茎上的)刺,荆棘…
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