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thickener

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈθɪk.ən.ər/  us   // (also thickening )
a substance that is used to make a liquid thicker: Cornflour can be used as a thickener in sauces.
Translations of “thickener”
in Chinese (Traditional) 芡粉, 增稠劑…
in Chinese (Simplified) 芡粉, 增稠剂…
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