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rosemary

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈrəʊzməri/
a herb that grows as a bush with thin, pointed leavesHerbs and spicesCommon plantsBushes and shrubs
Translations of “rosemary”
in Korean 로즈마리…
in Arabic إكليل الجَبل, روزماري (مِصر)…
in Portuguese alecrim…
in Catalan romaní…
in Japanese ローズマリー…
in Italian rosmarino…
in Chinese (Traditional) 迷疊香, 迷疊香葉…
in Russian розмарин…
in Turkish biberiye…
in Chinese (Simplified) 迷迭香, 迷迭香叶…
in Polish rozmaryn…
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