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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 Spanish tubérculo…
in French tubercule…
in German die Knolle…
in Chinese (Traditional) (馬鈴薯等植物的)塊莖…
in Chinese (Simplified) (马铃薯等植物的)块茎…
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