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oddment

Pronunciation: /ˈɑːdmənt; ˈɒdmənt/

Translation of oddment in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • oddments of fabric o material retazos (masculine plural) or (Spain/España) retales (masculine plural) (before noun/delante del nombre) an oddments sale una venta de restos de serie
    Example sentences
    • The turf is usually littered with oddments of paper.
    • The Taj Mahahl is made of treated pine, chicken wire, second hand corrugated iron and various off cuts and oddments of wood.
    • St. Conleth's Day Care Centre is looking for oddments or surplus wool and knitting needles.

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