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leek

noun [C] uk   us   /liːk/
B2 a long, white vegetable with green leaves on top that tastes and smells like an onion
Translations of “leek”
in Arabic كُرّاث…
in Korean 파…
in Malaysian daun kucai…
in French poireau…
in Turkish pırasa…
in Italian porro…
in Chinese (Traditional) 韭蔥…
in Russian лук-порей…
in Polish por, pory…
in Vietnamese tỏi tây…
in Spanish puerro…
in Portuguese alho-poró…
in Thai ผักชนิดหนึ่งคล้ายต้นหอม…
in German der Lauch…
in Catalan porro…
in Japanese リーキ(長ネギに似た野菜)…
in Indonesian daun bawang…
in Chinese (Simplified) 韭葱…
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