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gherkin
American English: /ˈɡərkən/
British English: /ˈɡəːkɪn/

Translation of gherkin in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • That was a thick baguette, holed out and stuffed with ham, cheese, gherkins, parsley, cream cheese and boiled eggs, all chopped up.
    • Serve with salad, gherkins and cold sliced cured meats and ham.
    • Fresh cucumbers and gherkins, canned vegetables, and sunflower oil, exported within the fixed quotas, are exempt from custom duties.

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