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English definition of “salad”

salad

noun [C/U]  /ˈsæl·əd/ us  
a mixture of raw vegetables, usually covered with a salad dressing: [C] a green salad [U] Lunches include soup or salad. A salad is also a dish of small pieces of cold food, usually mixed with a sauce such as mayonnaise (= a thick sauce of oil, vinegar, and eggs): [U] tuna/egg/potato/macaroni salad
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