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pesto

noun [U] uk   /ˈpes.təʊ/  us   /-toʊ/
a green sauce used in Italian cooking, especially on pasta: Pesto is made of basil leaves, parmesan cheese, pine nuts, and olive oil, all crushed together.
Translations of “pesto”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指澆在麵食上的)松子青醬…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指浇在面食上的)香蒜酱…
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