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gherkin

noun [C] uk   /ˈɡɜː.kɪn/  us   /ˈɡɝː-/
a small type of cucumber (= a long, thin, green vegetable) that is often pickled (= preserved in vinegar): a pickled gherkin
Translations of “gherkin”
in Korean 작은 오이…
in Arabic خِيار مِخَلّل صَغير…
in Portuguese pepino azedo…
in Catalan cogombret…
in Japanese ガーキン(ピクルス用の若いキュウリ)…
in Italian cetriolo sotto aceto…
in Chinese (Traditional) (做泡菜用的)小黃瓜…
in Chinese (Simplified) (做泡菜用的)小黄瓜…
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