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prawnnoun [C]

uk   /prɔːn/  us   /prɑːn/ mainly UK (US usually shrimp)
(Definition of prawn from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “prawn”
in Korean 새우…
in Arabic رُبيان…
in Malaysian udang…
in French crevette rose…
in Russian креветка…
in Chinese (Traditional) 明蝦,大蝦…
in Italian gambero…
in Turkish karides…
in Polish krewetka…
in Spanish (grande) langostino, (mediano) gamba, (pequeño) camarón…
in Vietnamese tôm panđa…
in Portuguese camarão…
in Thai กุ้ง…
in German die Garnele…
in Catalan gamba, llagostí…
in Japanese エビ, クルマエビ(中形のエビ)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 对虾,明虾,大虾…
in Indonesian udang…
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