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clothes peg

noun [C] uk   UK ( US clothespin) us  
a device used for holding clothes onto a clothes line while they dry
Translations of “clothes peg”
in Korean 빨래 집게…
in Arabic مِشْبَك…
in Portuguese pregador de roupa…
in Catalan agulla d’estendre…
in Japanese 洗濯ばさみ…
in Italian molletta per la biancheria…
in Chinese (Traditional) (曬衣服用的)衣夾…
in Russian прищепка…
in Turkish mandal…
in Chinese (Simplified) (晾衣服用的)衣夹…
in Polish klamerka…
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