caviar Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"caviar" in British English

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caviarnoun [U]

(also caviare) uk   /ˈkæv.i.ɑːr/  us   /-ɑːr/
the ​eggs of ​variouslargefish, ​especially the sturgeon , ​eaten as ​food. Caviar is usually very ​expensive.
(Definition of caviar from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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caviarnoun [U]

 us   /ˈkæv·iˌɑr, ˈkɑ·vi-/
the ​eggs of ​variouslargefish, ​salted and ​eaten as a delicacy (= something ​rare that is good to ​eat)
(Definition of caviar from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “caviar”
in Spanish caviar…
in Vietnamese trứng cá muối…
in Malaysian kaviar…
in Thai ไข่ปลาคาเวียร์…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鱼子酱…
in Turkish havyar…
in Russian икра (пища)…
in Indonesian kaviar…
in Chinese (Traditional) 魚子醬…
in Polish kawior…
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