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lint
American English: /lɪnt/
British English: /lɪnt/

Translation of lint in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • 1 (material)
    hilas (feminine plural)
    (before noun) lint dressing
    hilas (feminine plural)
    Example sentences
    • He covered the wound made with lint soaked in carbolic acid.
    • One case, number 11, describes the management of a broken nose, and the treatment, involving rolls of lint within the nostrils and external bandaging, can hardly be bettered even by modern doctors.
  • 2 (fluff)
    Example sentences
    • But whereas they were once crisp, motes of dust and household lint had now settled leaving the surface grimy.
    • Brush cotton is a fabric that has been brushed to remove lint and other excess fibres to leave the cotton soft and smooth.
    • Cover it with a cheesecloth to keep out dust, lint and insects.

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