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yogurt

noun [C or U] uk ( also yoghurt, yoghourt)   /ˈjɒɡ.ət/ us    /ˈjoʊ.ɡɚt/
A2 a slightly sour, thick liquid made from milk with bacteria added to it, sometimes eaten plain and sometimes with sugar, fruit, etc. added: natural/plain yogurt strawberry yogurt low-fat yogurt I only had a yogurt (= a container of this) for lunch.
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in Korean 요구르트…
in Arabic زَبادي…
in Portuguese iogurte…
in Catalan iogurt…
in Japanese ヨーグルト…
in Italian yogurt…
in Chinese (Traditional) 酸乳,優酪乳,乳酪…
in Chinese (Simplified) 酸乳,酸奶…
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