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foil (English)
A device consisting of a flat or curved piece (as a metal plate) so that its surface reacts to the water it is passing through.
A light slender flexible sword tipped by a button.
A picture consisting of a positive photograph or drawing on a transparent base; viewed with a projector.
A piece of thin and flexible sheet metal.
Anything that serves by contrast to call attention to another thing's good qualities.
To cover or back with foil.
To enhance by contrast.
To hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of.

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