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gravadlax

noun [U] uk   /ˈɡræv.əd.læks/ us    /ˈɡrɑː.vəd.lɑːks/
thin pieces of salmon (= a type of fish) that have been dried with salt and herbs
Translations of “gravadlax”
in Chinese (Traditional) 醃鮭魚(用鹽和香草醃製而成)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 腌鲑鱼(用盐和香草腌制而成)…
(Definition of gravadlax from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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