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watercress

noun [U] uk   /ˈwɔː.tə.kres/  us   /ˈwɑː.t̬ɚ-/
a plant that grows in water, whose green leaves taste hot and are used as food, often eaten uncooked in salads
Translations of “watercress”
in Korean 물냉이…
in Arabic نَبات البُقلة…
in Portuguese agrião…
in Catalan creixen…
in Japanese クレソン…
in Italian crescione d’acqua…
in Chinese (Traditional) 水田芥(水生植物,葉子常作色拉食用)…
in Russian кресс водяной…
in Turkish su teresi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 水田芥(水生植物,叶子常作色拉食用)…
in Polish rzeżucha…
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