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chives

noun [plural] uk   us   /tʃaɪvz/
a plant with long, thin leaves and purple flowers, or its leaves when cut into small pieces and used in cooking to give a flavour similar to onions
Translations of “chives”
in Vietnamese cây hẹ…
in Spanish Cebollino…
in Thai กุยช่าย…
in Malaysian kucai…
in Chinese (Traditional) (烹調用的)細香蔥,四季蔥…
in Indonesian lokio, sejenis bawang…
in Russian шнитт-лук…
in Turkish Frenk soğanı…
in Chinese (Simplified) (烹调用的)细香葱,四季葱…
in Polish szczypiorek…
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