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rice

noun [U] uk   us   /raɪs/
A1 the small seeds of a particular type of grass, cooked, and eaten as food: boiled/steamed/fried rice long-grain rice Do you prefer brown rice or white rice? a grass that produces these seeds and grows in warm wet places
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in Arabic أُرْز…
in Korean 쌀…
in Malaysian beras, nasi…
in French riz…
in Turkish pirinç…
in Italian riso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大米,米, 米飯, 稻子…
in Russian рис…
in Polish ryż…
in Vietnamese cây lúa…
in Spanish arroz…
in Portuguese arroz…
in Thai ต้นข้าว…
in German der Reis…
in Catalan arròs…
in Japanese (食用の)米…
in Indonesian padi, beras, nasi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大米,米, 米饭, 稻子…
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