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sup

verb [I usually + adv/prep, T] uk   /sʌp/ (-pp-) mainly UK us  
to drink or to eat: Northern English He spends most of his evenings in the pub, supping beer. old-fashioned They supped on/off cold meat.

sup

noun [C] uk   /sʌp/ us  
specialized medical abbreviation for supplement (= a drink that gives patients what they woud usually get from food, for example because they do not weight enough, that is given in addition to food)

sup

adjective
specialized medical written abbreviation for supine (= lying face up)
Translations of “sup”
in Chinese (Traditional) 喝, 吃…
in Chinese (Simplified) 喝, 吃…
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