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English definition of “treacle”


noun [U]     /ˈtriː.kl̩/ UK
(also black treacle) a sweet , dark , thick liquid that is used in cooking sweet dishes and sweets : treacle toffee → Compare syrupSugar and sugar substitutes → golden syrup: treacle tart Sugar and sugar substitutes
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