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meal

noun uk   /mɪəl/ us  

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 Korean 식사…
in Arabic وَجْبة…
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 Spanish comida…
in Portuguese refeição…
in German die Mahlzeit…
in Catalan àpat, menjar…
in Japanese 食事…
in Chinese (Simplified) 食物, 进餐, 餐,一顿饭…
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