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barley

noun [U] uk   /ˈbɑː.li/ us    /ˈbɑːr-/
a tall plant like grass with long, straight hairs growing from the head of each stem, or the grain from this plant, used for food and for making beer and whisky
Translations of “barley”
in Korean 보리…
in Arabic شَعير…
in French orge…
in Turkish arpa…
in Italian orzo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大麥…
in Russian ячмень…
in Polish jęczmień…
in Spanish cebada…
in Portuguese cevada…
in German die Gerste…
in Catalan ordi…
in Japanese 大麦…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大麦…
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