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British English: /ˈpɒlɪθiːn/
American English: /ˈpɑləθin/

Translation of polythene in German:


  • Polyäthylen Neutr.
    Polyethylen Neutr. [technical]
    [informal] (plastic) Plastik Neutr.
    polythene bag/sheet
    (Plastikbeutel der, -folie die)

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