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English definition of “barbecue”

barbecue

noun [C]    /ˈbɑr·bɪˌkju/ (abbreviation BBQ)
a metal frame on which food is cooked outside over a fire, or a meal prepared using such a frame and usually eaten outside: I like catfish cooked on a barbecue. Our neighbors invited all of us to a backyard barbecue. barbecue    /ˈbɑr·bɪˌkju/ verb [T] During the summer we barbecue all the time.
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