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potato

noun [C or U] uk   /pəˈteɪ.təʊ/  us   /-t̬oʊ/ (plural potatoes)
A1 a round vegetable which grows underground and has white flesh with light brown, red, or pink skin, or the plant on which these grow: boiled/roasted/fried potatoes mashed potato/mashed potatoes
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in Arabic بَطاطس…
in Korean 감자…
in Malaysian pokok kentang, kentang…
in French pomme de terre…
in Turkish patates…
in Italian patata…
in Chinese (Traditional) 馬鈴薯…
in Russian картофель…
in Polish ziemniak, kartofel…
in Vietnamese cây khoai tây, củ khoai tây…
in Spanish patata…
in Portuguese batata…
in Thai มันฝรั่ง, หัวพืชที่อยู่ใต้ดิน…
in German die Kartoffel…
in Catalan patata…
in Japanese ジャガイモ…
in Indonesian kentang…
in Chinese (Simplified) 马铃薯,土豆…
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