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Portuguese translation of “yeast”

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yeast

noun [no plural]
 
/jiːst/
a substance used to make bread rise and to make beer and wine
fermento
Translations of “yeast”
in Korean 이스트…
in Arabic خَميرة…
in French levure…
in Italian lievito…
in Chinese (Traditional) 酵母, 酵母菌…
in Russian дрожжи…
in Turkish maya…
in Polish drożdże…
in Spanish levadura…
in German die Hefe…
in Catalan llevat…
in Japanese イースト, 酵母…
in Chinese (Simplified) 酵母, 酵母菌…
(Definition of yeast from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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