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barnacle

noun [C] uk   /ˈbɑː.nə.kl̩/ us    /ˈbɑːr-/
a small sea creature with a shell, that sticks very tightly and in large numbers to rocks and the bottom of boats
Translations of “barnacle”
in Spanish percebe…
in French bernacle…
in German die Entenmuschel…
in Chinese (Traditional) (岩石、船底等處的)附著甲殼動物,藤壺…
in Chinese (Simplified) (岩石、船底等处的)附着甲壳动物,藤壶…
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