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amulet

noun [C] uk   /ˈæm.jʊ.lət/  us   /-jə-/
an object worn because it is believed to protect against evil, disease, or unhappiness
Translations of “amulet”
in Vietnamese bùa hộ mệnh…
in Spanish Amuleto…
in Thai เครื่องราง…
in Malaysian tangkal…
in Chinese (Traditional) (戴在身上的)護身符,辟邪物…
in Indonesian amulet, jimat…
in Chinese (Simplified) (戴在身上的)护身符,避邪物…
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