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crudités

noun [plural] uk   /ˈkruː.dɪ.teɪz/  us   /ˌkruː.dɪˈteɪz/
small pieces of uncooked vegetables, often served with a dip (= a cold, thick sauce) before a meal
Translations of “crudités”
in Vietnamese món crudite…
in Spanish Crudités…
in Thai หลน…
in Malaysian crudites…
in Chinese (Traditional) (飯前蘸醬吃的)涼拌生菜,蔬菜沙拉…
in Indonesian lalapan…
in Chinese (Simplified) (饭前蘸酱吃的)凉拌生菜,蔬菜色拉…
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