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potato

noun [C/U]  us   /pəˈteɪ·t̬oʊ, -t̬ə/ (plural potatoes)
a white vegetable with a brown or reddish skin which grows underground and is used for food, or the plant on which this grows: [C] a baked potato [U] mashed potato
Translations of “potato”
in Arabic بَطاطس…
in Korean 감자…
in Malaysian pokok kentang, kentang…
in French pomme de terre…
in Turkish patates…
in Italian patata…
in Chinese (Traditional) 馬鈴薯…
in Russian картофель…
in Polish ziemniak, kartofel…
in Vietnamese cây khoai tây, củ khoai tây…
in Spanish patata…
in Portuguese batata…
in Thai มันฝรั่ง, หัวพืชที่อยู่ใต้ดิน…
in German die Kartoffel…
in Catalan patata…
in Japanese ジャガイモ…
in Indonesian kentang…
in Chinese (Simplified) 马铃薯,土豆…
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