Translation of "spice" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

spice

noun [ C or U ] (FOOD) 食物 uk us /spaɪs/

a substance made from a plant, which is used to give a special flavour to food

(调味)香料
Cinnamon, ginger and cloves are all spices. 肉桂、姜和丁香都属于香料。
Spices are widely used in South Asian cooking. 印度菜中广泛使用各种调味香料。

(Translation of “spice noun (FOOD)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)