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buffet

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈbʊfeɪ/ US  /bəˈfeɪ/
a meal in which dishes of food are arranged on a table and you serve yourself: a cold buffet a buffet lunchMeals and parts of meals
Translations of “buffet”
in Arabic بوفيه…
in Korean 뷔페…
in Malaysian pukulan…
in French claque…
in Turkish açık büfe…
in Italian rinfresco, buffet…
in Chinese (Traditional) 自助餐, (車站的)餐館,速食部…
in Russian шведский стол…
in Polish bufet…
in Vietnamese cú đấm…
in Spanish bofetada…
in Portuguese bufê…
in Thai การตีด้วยมือหรือต่อย…
in German der Faustschlag…
in Catalan bufet…
in Japanese ビュッフェ…
in Indonesian pukulan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 自助餐, (车站的)餐馆,快餐部…
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