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English definition of “delicacy”

delicacy

noun [C] (FOOD)    /ˈdel.ɪ.kə.si/
something especially rare or expensive that is good to eat: In some parts of the world, sheep's eyes are considered a great delicacy.Food - general wordsExpensive and luxuriousCosting too much
(Definition of delicacy noun (FOOD) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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