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courgette

noun [C] uk   /kɔːˈʒet/  us   /kʊr-/ UK (US zucchini)
B2 a long, thin vegetable with a dark green skin. It is a type of small marrow.
Translations of “courgette”
in Arabic كوسا…
in Korean 호박…
in Malaysian courgette…
in Turkish yeşil, uzun kabak…
in Italian zucchino…
in Chinese (Traditional) 小胡瓜,密生西葫蘆…
in Russian кабачок (овощ)…
in Polish cukinia…
in Vietnamese bí xanh…
in Spanish Calabazín…
in Portuguese abobrinha…
in Thai ซูกินี, พืชตระกูลแตง…
in Catalan carabassó…
in Japanese ズッキーニ…
in Indonesian zukini, labu kecil…
in Chinese (Simplified) 小胡瓜,密生西葫芦…
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