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garlicnoun [U]

uk   /ˈɡɑː.lɪk/  us   /ˈɡɑːr-/
A2 a ​plant of the ​onionfamily that has a ​strongtaste and ​smell and is used in ​cooking to ​addflavour: For this ​recipe you need four cloves (= ​singlepieces) of garlic, ​crushed. a garlic ​bulb

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(Definition of garlic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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garlicnoun [U]

 us   /ˈɡɑr·lɪk/
a ​plant of the ​onionfamily that has a ​strongtaste and ​smell and is used in ​cooking to ​addflavor
(Definition of garlic from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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in Korean 마늘…
in Arabic ثوم…
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in French ail…
in Russian чеснок…
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in Italian aglio…
in Turkish sarmısak…
in Polish czosnek…
in Spanish ajo…
in Vietnamese cây tỏi…
in Portuguese alho…
in Thai กระเทียม…
in German der Knoblauch…
in Catalan all…
in Japanese ニンニク…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大蒜…
in Indonesian bawang putih…
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