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wick [the ~] noun

  1. the wick (fuse; pith; pip; kernel; fuze)
    la mèche à allumer; la mèche
  2. the wick (cotton; cottonwick)
    le coton; la toile de coton
  3. the wick (cotton; cottonwick)
    la chaussette; le coton; la toile de coton
  4. the wick
    la mèche; le manchon
  5. the wick
    la mèches
  6. the wick (kernel; pip; pith)
    la mèche; la mèche de flambeau

Translation Matrix for wick:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
chaussette cotton; cottonwick; wick
coton cotton; cottonwick; wick cotton; cotton fluff; cotton yarn
manchon wick kraut; lamp holder; sleeve; socket
mèche fuse; fuze; kernel; pip; pith; wick curl; curl of hair; curling lock; drill; gas mantle; hair curl; hair lock; hair tress; lamp wick; lock; lock of hair; wood drill
mèche de flambeau kernel; pip; pith; wick
mèche à allumer fuse; fuze; kernel; pip; pith; wick
mèches wick fuses; hoses; wicks
toile de coton cotton; cottonwick; wick cotton yarn
- taper

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Related Definitions for "wick":

  1. a loosely woven cord (in a candle or oil lamp) that draws fuel by capillary action up into the flame1
  2. any piece of cord that conveys liquid by capillary action1
    • the physician put a wick in the wound to drain it1

Wiktionary Translations for wick:

  1. the porous cord that draws up liquid fuel for burning
  1. Utilisé pour l’éclairage

Cross Translation:
wick mèche DochtSchnur aus Baumwolle, welche durch die Kapillarwirkung dafür sorgt, dass in Kerzen und Petroleumlampen Brennstoff hochsteigen und am oberen Ende brennen

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