Meaning of “buttermilk” in the English Dictionary

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"buttermilk" in British English

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buttermilknoun [ U ]

uk /ˈbʌt.ə.mɪlk/ us /ˈbʌt̬.ɚ.mɪlk/

the liquid that is left after taking the fat from cream to make butter

(Definition of “buttermilk” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"buttermilk" in American English

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buttermilknoun [ U ]

us /ˈbʌt̬·ərˌmɪlk/

the liquid that is left after taking the fat from milk or cream to make butter

(Definition of “buttermilk” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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