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English definition of “milkshake”


noun [C or U] uk   /ˈmɪlk.ʃeɪk/ us  
a drink made of milk and usually ice cream and a flavour such as fruit or chocolate, mixed quickly together until it is full of bubbles: a chocolate milkshakeSoft drinks
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