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black eye

noun [C] uk   us  
an area of skin around the eye that has gone dark because it has been hit: He had a fight at school and came home with a black eye.
Translations of “black eye”
in Chinese (Traditional) 被打或撞成的青腫眼眶…
in Russian подбитый глаз…
in Turkish gözü mosmor…
in Chinese (Simplified) 被打或撞成的青肿眼眶…
in Polish podbite oko…
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