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English definition of “okra”

okra

noun [U]     /ˈəʊ.krə/ US  /ˈoʊ-/ (US also gumbo)
the small green pods from a tropical plant eaten as a vegetable or used to make foods such as soup thicker, or the plant itselfTypes of vegetablePlants in general
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