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English definition of “cooking”

cooking

noun [U]     /ˈkʊk.ɪŋ/
A2 the activity of preparing or cooking food: My mother always hated cooking. Who does the cooking in your house? I love my dad's cooking (= the food that he cooks).Cookery terms
(Definition of cooking noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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