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anchovy

noun [C]  us   /ˈænˌtʃoʊ·vi, ænˈtʃoʊ-/ (plural anchovy or anchovies)
a small fish which is usually preserved in oil with salt, giving it a strong, salty taste
Translations of “anchovy”
in Vietnamese cá trống…
in Spanish Anchoa…
in Thai ปลากะตัก…
in Malaysian ikan bilis…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鯷(一種小鹹魚)…
in Indonesian ikan teri…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鳀(一种小咸鱼)…
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