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spice

noun [C/U]  /spɑɪs/ us  
a flavoring for food made from part of a plant, such as its fruit, seeds, or root, usually dried and often made into a powder: [C] Cinnamon, ginger, and cloves are all spices. [U] This curry needs a little more spice. Spice can also mean excitement or interest: [U] "Variety is the spice of life" is a common expression.
Translations of “spice”
in Korean 양념, 향신료…
in Arabic بَهار…
in French épice, piquant…
in Turkish baharat, bahar, çeşni…
in Italian spezia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 食物, (調味)香料…
in Russian специя, пряность, острота…
in Polish przyprawa, urozmaicenie…
in Spanish especia, sal, salsa…
in Portuguese condimento…
in German das Gewürz, die Würze…
in Catalan espècia…
in Japanese スパイス, 香辛料…
in Chinese (Simplified) 食物, (调味)香料…
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