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dairy

adjective uk   /ˈdeə.ri/  us   /ˈder.i/
B2 used to refer to cows that are used for producing milk, rather than meat, or to foods that are made from milk, such as cream, butter, and cheese: dairy cattle dairy farmers dairy products
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dairy

noun uk   /ˈdeə.ri/  us   /ˈder.i/
[C] a place on a farm where milk and cream are kept and cheese and butter are made, or a company that supplies milk and products made from milk [U] foods that are made from milk, such as cream, butter, and cheese: a dairy-free diet I was advised not to eat too much dairy.
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