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tampon

Translation of tampon in English:

nom masculin

also: (-)tampon in compounds

Compounds

tampon hygiénique

tampon Jex®

  • Brillo® pad

tampon d'ouate

  • cotton wool ball

tampon périodique

tampon à récurer

Idioms

servir de tampon

to act as a buffer

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