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cookbook

noun [C] uk   /ˈkʊk.bʊk/ ( UK also cookery book) us  
Translations of “cookbook”
in Korean 요리책…
in Arabic كِتاب الطبخ…
in Portuguese livro de receitas, livro de culinária…
in Catalan llibre de cuina…
in Japanese 料理の本…
in Italian libro di cucina…
in Chinese (Traditional) 烹飪書,食譜…
in Russian поваренная книга…
in Turkish yemek kitabı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 烹饪书,食谱…
in Polish książka kucharska…
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