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English definition of “tablespoonful”

tablespoonful

noun [C] uk   /ˈteɪ.bl̩ˌspuːn.fʊl/ (plural tablespoonsful or tablespoonfuls) (written abbreviation tbsp.) us  
the amount a tablespoon can hold: Sprinkle a tablespoonful of grated cheese over the pasta.Informal measurements of volumeMeasurements of volumeCookery terms
(Definition of tablespoonful from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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