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pincushion

noun [C] uk   /ˈpɪnˌkʊʃ.ən/  us   /ˈpɪn-/
a small, soft object into which pins can be pushed to keep them safely until you need them
Translations of “pincushion”
in Korean 바늘겨레…
in Arabic وِسادة الدبابيس…
in Portuguese alfineteiro…
in Catalan coixinet de les agulles…
in Japanese (裁縫の)針山, 針刺し…
in Italian puntaspilli…
in Chinese (Traditional) (供插縫紉針用的)針插…
in Chinese (Simplified) (供插缝纫针用的)针垫…
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