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taste budsnoun [plural]

uk   us  
a ​group of ​cells, ​foundespecially on the ​tongue, that ​allow different ​tastes to be ​recognized
(Definition of taste buds from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “taste buds”
in Chinese (Simplified) 味蕾…
in Turkish tat alma duygusu…
in Russian вкусовые луковицы…
in Chinese (Traditional) 味蕾…
in Polish kubki smakowe…
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