Portuguese translation of 'abacus'
Word forms: plural abaci
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Example Sentences Including 'abacus'
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Unlike an abacus, the pearls were free to jump up or down in the parallel rows.PEARL COVE (2001)
For all it taught me, it might as well have been an abacus.DEATH AND TRANSFIGURATION (2001)
Hanuman snapped his finger and began spinning red beads around the wires of the abacus.THE BROKEN GOD (2001)
Mike Tong, however, was unruffled by their jokes; he was too busy toting up accounts on his abacus.THREE KINDS OF KISSING - SCOTTISH SHORT STORIES (2001)
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Translation of abacus from the Collins English to Portuguese
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