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eggplantnoun [C]

uk   /ˈeɡ.plɑːnt/  us   /-plænt/ US (UK aubergine)
B2 an ​oval, ​purplevegetable that is ​white inside and is usually ​eatencooked
(Definition of eggplant from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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eggplantnoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈeɡ·plænt, ˈeɪɡ-/
an ​ovalvegetable with a ​shiny, ​darkpurpleskin
(Definition of eggplant from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “eggplant”
in Arabic باذِنْجان…
in Korean 가지…
in Portuguese berinjela…
in Catalan albergínia…
in Japanese ナス…
in Chinese (Simplified) 茄子…
in Turkish patlıcan…
in Russian баклажан…
in Chinese (Traditional) 茄子…
in Italian melanzana…
in Polish bakłażan…
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