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meal

noun uk   us   /mɪəl/

meal noun (FOOD)

A1 [C] an occasion when food is eaten, or the food that is eaten on such an occasion: a hot meal a three-course meal a heavy (= large) meal a light (= small) meal I have my main meal at midday. How about coming over for a meal sometime?
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meal noun (POWDER)

[U] a substance that has been crushed to make a rough powder, especially plant seeds crushed to make flour or for animal food: bone meal corn meal
Translations of “meal”
in Arabic وَجْبة…
in Korean 식사…
in Malaysian makanan…
in French repas…
in Turkish öğün, yemek…
in Italian pasto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 食物, 進餐, 餐,一頓飯…
in Russian принятие пищи, еда…
in Polish posiłek…
in Vietnamese bữa ăn…
in Spanish comida…
in Portuguese refeição…
in Thai มื้อ…
in German die Mahlzeit…
in Catalan àpat, menjar…
in Japanese 食事…
in Indonesian makanan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 食物, 进餐, 餐,一顿饭…
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