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chocolatenoun

uk   /ˈtʃɒk.lət/ us   /ˈtʃɑːk.lət/
A1 [C or U] a sweet, usually brown, food made from cacao seeds, that is usually sold in a block, or a small sweet made from this: a bar of chocolate chocolate biscuits/mousse milk/dark/white chocolate I took her a box of chocolates.
[C or U] UK →  hot chocolate

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chocolate
adjective uk   us  
of a dark brown colour
(Definition of chocolate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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chocolatenoun [C/U]

us   /ˈtʃɑk·lət, ˈtʃɔk-/
a food made from cocoa and often sugar, usually brown and eaten as candy or used in other food such as cakes: [U] chocolate ice cream [C] a box of chocolates (= candies made of chocolate)
(Definition of chocolate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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