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olive

noun
 
 
/ˈɒlɪv/
FRUIT [C] B1 a small green or black fruit with a bitter taste that is eaten or used to produce oilTypes of fruit
COLOUR [U] ( also olive green,
 
 
)
a colour that is a mixture of green and yellowLess common coloursCommon colours
olive ( also olive-green) adjective
Translations of “olive”
in Korean 올리브…
in Arabic زَيْتون…
in French (d’)olive, olivier, (vert) olive…
in Turkish zeytin, zeytin yeşili…
in Italian oliva…
in Chinese (Traditional) 橄欖, 橄欖樹…
in Russian олива, маслина, оливковый цвет…
in Polish oliwka, (kolor) oliwkowy…
in Spanish aceituna, oliva, olivo…
in Portuguese azeitona…
in German die Olive, Oliven…, der Olivenbaum…
in Catalan oliva…
in Japanese オリーブ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 橄榄, 橄榄树…
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