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meal

noun  us   /mil/

meal noun (FOOD)

[C] an occasion when food is served or eaten, esp. breakfast, lunch, or dinner, or the food itself on such an occasion: I don’t enjoy preparing three meals a day every day.

meal noun (POWDER)

[U] a substance that has been crushed to make a rough powder, esp. plant seeds crushed to make flour or for animal food
Translations of “meal”
in Arabic وَجْبة…
in Korean 식사…
in Malaysian makanan…
in French repas…
in Turkish öğün, yemek…
in Italian pasto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 食物, 進餐, 餐,一頓飯…
in Russian принятие пищи, еда…
in Polish posiłek…
in Vietnamese bữa ăn…
in Spanish comida…
in Portuguese refeição…
in Thai มื้อ…
in German die Mahlzeit…
in Catalan àpat, menjar…
in Japanese 食事…
in Indonesian makanan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 食物, 进餐, 餐,一顿饭…
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