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tuft

noun [C] uk   /tʌft/ us  
a number of short pieces of hair, grass, etc. that grow closely together or are held together near the base: He had a few tufts of hair on his chin, but you could hardly call it a beard.
Translations of “tuft”
in Korean 다발…
in Arabic خُصْلة…
in French touffe…
in Turkish tutam, demet…
in Italian ciuffo, ciocca…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指毛髮、草等的)一束,一簇,一叢…
in Russian пучок…
in Polish kępka…
in Spanish mata, (pelo) mechón…
in Portuguese mecha (de cabelo), tufo (de grama)…
in German das Büschel…
in Catalan floc, matoll…
in Japanese 茂み, (髪の)房…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指毛发、草等的)一束,一簇,一丛…
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