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coconut

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈkəʊkənʌt/
B1 a very large nut with a hard, hairy shell, a white part that you eat, and liquid in the centreTypes of edible nut
Translations of “coconut”
in Arabic جَوز الهِنْد…
in Korean 코코넛…
in Malaysian kelapa, santan…
in French noix de coco…
in Turkish Hindistan cevizi…
in Italian (noce di) cocco…
in Chinese (Traditional) 椰子, (常用於烹飪的)椰肉…
in Russian кокосовый орех…
in Polish kokos, orzech kokosowy…
in Vietnamese quả dừa, cùi dừa…
in Spanish coco…
in Portuguese coco…
in Thai มะพร้าว, เนื้อมะพร้าว…
in German die Kokosnuß…
in Catalan coco…
in Japanese ココナツ…
in Indonesian kelapa, daging buah kelapa…
in Chinese (Simplified) 椰子, (常用于烹饪的)椰肉…
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