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tuber

noun [C] uk   /ˈtjuː.bər/  us   /ˈtuː.bɚ/
a swollen underground stem or root of a plant from which new plants can grow, as in the potato
tuberous
adjective uk   /ˈtjuː.bə.rəs/  us   /ˈtuː.bɚ.əs/
Translations of “tuber”
in Vietnamese thân, củ…
in Spanish tubérculo…
in Thai หัวใต้ดินของพืช…
in Malaysian ubi…
in French tubercule…
in German die Knolle…
in Chinese (Traditional) (馬鈴薯等植物的)塊莖…
in Indonesian umbi…
in Chinese (Simplified) (马铃薯等植物的)块茎…
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