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chocolate

noun uk   /ˈtʃɒk.lət/ us    /ˈtʃɑːk-/
A1 [C or U] a sweet, usually brown, food made from cacao seeds, that is usually sold in a block, or a small sweet made from this: a bar of chocolate chocolate biscuits/mousse milk/dark/white chocolate I took her a box of chocolates. [C or U] UK →  hot chocolate [U] a dark brown colour
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chocolate
adjective uk   us  
of a dark brown colour
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