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chalk

noun
 
 
/tʃɔːk/
ROCK [U] a type of soft, white rockTypes of rockPrecious and semi-precious stones
WRITING [C, U] a small stick of chalk that is used for writing and drawing: a piece of chalk Writing implements
Translations of “chalk”
in Korean 백악, 분필…
in Arabic طَباشير, طَبْشورة…
in French craie…
in Turkish kireç, tebeşir…
in Italian gesso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 白堊, 粉筆…
in Russian мел…
in Polish kreda…
in Spanish creta, roca caliza, tiza…
in Portuguese calcário, giz…
in German die Kreide…
in Catalan creta, guix…
in Japanese 白亜(灰白色の石灰岩), チョーク…
in Chinese (Simplified) 白垩, 粉笔…
(Definition of chalk noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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