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cinnamon

noun [U] uk   /ˈsɪn.ə.mən/ us  
the bark (= hard outer covering) of a tropical tree, or a brown powder made from this, used as a spice to give a particular taste to food, especially sweet food: a cinnamon stickHerbs and spicesSweet flavours
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