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mustard

noun [U]  /ˈmʌs·tərd/ us  
a yellow or brown thick liquid that tastes spicy and is eaten in small amounts, esp. on meat and sandwiches: a hot dog with mustard
Translations of “mustard”
in Korean 겨자…
in Arabic خَرْدَل…
in French moutarde…
in Turkish hardal…
in Italian senape…
in Chinese (Traditional) 芥末, 芥末醬…
in Russian горчица…
in Polish musztarda…
in Spanish mostaza…
in Portuguese mostarda…
in German der Senf…
in Catalan mostassa…
in Japanese マスタード…
in Chinese (Simplified) 芥末, 芥子酱…
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