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meaty

adjective uk   /ˈmiː.ti/ us    /-t̬i/

meaty adjective (FOOD)

full of meat or tasting a lot of meat: a good meaty stew large and having a lot of flesh: meaty tomatoes

meaty adjective (INTERESTING)

having a lot of important or interesting ideas: a meaty book/letter/report She has written some wonderfully meaty parts for older actresses.
meatiness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
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