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English pronunciation of “sweet potato”

sweet potato

noun [C]   (also yam)
/ˈswit pəˌteɪ·toʊ/
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(Pronunciation of sweet potato noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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