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Spanish translation of “yeast”

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yeast

noun /jiːst/
a substance which causes fermentation, used in making beer, bread etc
levadura
baker’s yeast.
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 Portuguese fermento…
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 Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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