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soya bean

noun [C usually plural] uk   us   UK (US soybean)
a small bean grown originally in Asia, used as a food for people and animals
Translations of “soya bean”
in Vietnamese đỗ tương, đậu nành…
in Spanish semilla de soja…
in Thai ต้นถั่วเหลือง, ถั่วเหลือง…
in Malaysian kacang soya…
in French soja…
in German die Sojabohne…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大豆…
in Indonesian kedelai…
in Russian соя…
in Turkish soya fasulyesi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大豆…
in Polish soja…
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