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"barley" in British English

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barleynoun [U]

uk   /ˈbɑː.li/  us   /ˈbɑːr-/
a ​tallplant like ​grass with ​long, ​straighthairsgrowing from the ​head of each ​stem, or the ​grain from this ​plant, used for ​food and for making ​beer and whisky
(Definition of barley from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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barleynoun [U]

 us   /ˈbɑr·li/
a ​tallplantgrown for ​itsgrain, or the ​grain from this ​plant which is used for ​food
(Definition of barley from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “barley”
in Korean 보리…
in Arabic شَعير…
in Malaysian barli…
in French orge…
in Russian ячмень…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大麥…
in Italian orzo…
in Turkish arpa…
in Polish jęczmień…
in Spanish cebada…
in Vietnamese lúa mạch…
in Portuguese cevada…
in Thai ข้าวบาร์เลย์…
in German die Gerste…
in Catalan ordi…
in Japanese 大麦…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大麦…
in Indonesian sebangsa gandum…
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