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ribbon

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈrɪbən/
a long, narrow piece of cloth that is used for tying things or used for decorationBands, straps and strips
Translations of “ribbon”
in Arabic شَريط…
in Korean 리본…
in Malaysian reben…
in French ruban…
in Turkish şerit, kurdele…
in Italian nastro…
in Chinese (Traditional) (捆紮或裝飾用的)帶子,絲帶,緞帶, 勳帶,綬帶, (打字機的)色帶…
in Russian лента…
in Polish wstążka…
in Vietnamese dải ruy-băng…
in Spanish cinta…
in Portuguese fita…
in Thai โบ, ริบบิ้น…
in German das Band…
in Catalan cinta…
in Japanese リボン, 飾りひも…
in Indonesian pita…
in Chinese (Simplified) (捆扎或装饰用的)带子,丝带,缎带, 勋带,绶带, (打字机的)色带…
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