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peanut

noun [C]     /ˈpiːnʌt/
B1 an oval-shaped nut with a soft, brown shell: salted peanuts peanut oil Types of edible nut
Translations of “peanut”
in Arabic فول سوداني…
in Korean 땅콩…
in Malaysian kacang tanah…
in French cacahuète…
in Turkish yer fıstığı…
in Italian arachide, nocciolina americana…
in Chinese (Traditional) 果仁, 花生,花生米…
in Russian арахис…
in Polish orzeszek ziemny…
in Vietnamese hạt lạc…
in Spanish cacahuete…
in Portuguese amendoim…
in Thai ถั่ว…
in German die Erdnuß…
in Catalan cacauet…
in Japanese ピーナッツ, 落花生…
in Indonesian kacang tanah…
in Chinese (Simplified) 果仁, 花生,花生米…
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