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turpentine

noun [U] uk   /ˈtɜː.pən.taɪn/ us    /ˈtɝː-/ ( informal turps )
a clear liquid with a strong smell that burns easily. It is sometimes used in products for removing paint from brushes.
Translations of “turpentine”
in Spanish trementina, aguarrás…
in French térébenthine…
in German das Terpentin…
in Chinese (Traditional) 松節油…
in Russian скипидар…
in Turkish terebentin, neft yağı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 松节油…
in Polish terpentyna…
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