watercress Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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watercressnoun [U]

uk   /ˈwɔː.tə.kres/  us   /ˈwɑː.t̬ɚ-/
a ​plant that ​grows in ​water, whose ​greenleavestastehot and are used as ​food, often ​eatenuncooked in ​salads
(Definition of watercress from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “watercress”
in Arabic نَبات البُقلة…
in Korean 물냉이…
in Portuguese agrião…
in Catalan creixen…
in Japanese クレソン…
in Chinese (Simplified) 水田芥(水生植物,叶子常作色拉食用)…
in Turkish su teresi…
in Russian кресс водяной…
in Chinese (Traditional) 水田芥(水生植物,葉子常作色拉食用)…
in Italian crescione d’acqua…
in Polish rzeżucha…
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