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English definition of “tablespoon”

tablespoon

noun [C]     /ˈteɪ.bl̩.spuːn/ (written abbreviation tbsp)
(the amount held by) a large spoon used for measuring or serving food: three tablespoons of sugar → Compare dessertspoon, teaspoonCutleryInformal measurements of volumeMeasurements of volume
(Definition of tablespoon noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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