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牙膏
yá gāo



牙膏
toothpaste


Definitions

Chinese > English
牙膏yágāo
     1. n. toothpaste
English > Chinese
toothpaste
     1. 牙膏
Components
     1. tooth
           牙齒 - tooth
     2. fang; tusk; canine tooth
           尖牙 - fang
     3. ivory; tusk of elephant
           象牙 - ivory
     4. screw thread
     5. (historical) broker
gāo
     1. fat, grease, oil
     2. paste, cream, ointment
     3. sleek
     4. oily, rich
     5. to moisten, to grease, to lubricate
     6. to apply (cream, ointment)
     7. to dip a brush in ink
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