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Okra Abelmoschus esculentus Commodity Summary
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Approved Name: Okra 
Scientific Name(s): Abelmoschus esculentus 
Common Name(s): bamiâ, bhindi, eßbarer bisameibisch, gombo, gumbo, ka fei huang kui, kacang bendi, kopi arab, lady's-fingers, ocker, ocra, okra, quiabo, quingombo 
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