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English definition of “paste”

paste

noun [U] (STICKY SUBSTANCE)    /peɪst/
a thick soft sticky substance made by mixing a liquid with a powder, especially to make a type of glue: flour-and-water paste wallpaper pasteGlues and gluing and stickiness a thick soft substance made by crushing and mixing things such as fish, fruit, or vegetables for food: tomato/anchovy/curry pasteGlues and gluing and stickinessJams and spreads
(Definition of paste noun (STICKY SUBSTANCE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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