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cress

noun [U] uk   us   /kres/
any of various plants with small, green leaves, used especially in salads: egg and cress sandwiches
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Translations of “cress”
in Arabic نَبات يُشبِه الرشاد…
in Korean 갓류의 식물…
in Malaysian selada…
in French cresson…
in Italian crescione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 水芹(尤用於沙拉中)…
in Vietnamese cải xoong…
in Spanish berro…
in Portuguese agrião de jardim…
in Thai ผักที่มีรสเผ็ดใช้กินเป็นผักสลัด…
in German die Kresse…
in Catalan morritort…
in Japanese ガーデンクレス…
in Indonesian saledri…
in Chinese (Simplified) 水芹(尤用于色拉中)…
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