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prawn

noun [C] uk   /prɔːn/ us    /prɑːn/ mainly UK ( US usually shrimp)
B2 a small sea creature with a shell and ten legs, that can be eaten: Prawns are grey when they're raw, and turn pink when they're cooked. peeled prawns
Translations of “prawn”
in Korean 새우…
in Arabic رُبيان…
in French crevette rose…
in Turkish karides…
in Italian gambero…
in Chinese (Traditional) 明蝦,大蝦…
in Russian креветка…
in Polish krewetka…
in Spanish (grande) langostino, (mediano) gamba, (pequeño) camarón…
in Portuguese camarão…
in German die Garnele…
in Catalan gamba, llagostí…
in Japanese エビ, クルマエビ(中形のエビ)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 对虾,明虾,大虾…
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