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herb

noun [C] uk   /hɜːb/ us    /ɝːb/
B1 a type of plant whose leaves are used in cooking to give flavour to particular dishes or in making medicine: dried/fresh herbs Basil, oregano, thyme, and rosemary are all herbs. A large range of herbs and spices are used in South Asian cooking.
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in Korean 허브…
in Arabic عُشْب…
in French herbe (aromatique, médicinale)…
in Turkish şifalı ot/bitki…
in Italian erba aromatica…
in Chinese (Traditional) (用作調味品或藥材的)香草,藥草…
in Russian пряная или лекарственная трава…
in Polish zioło…
in Spanish hierba…
in Portuguese erva…
in German das Kraut…
in Catalan herba…
in Japanese ハーブ…
in Chinese (Simplified) (用作调味品或药材的)香草,药草…
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