Meaning of “cinnamon” in the English Dictionary

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"cinnamon" in British English

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cinnamonnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈsɪn.ə.mən/ us /ˈsɪn.ə.mən/

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

"cinnamon" in American English

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cinnamonnoun [ U ]

us /ˈsɪn·ə·mən/

a spice, made from the bark (= outer covering) of a tropical tree, usually available in the form of powder or a rolled piece of bark:

The smell of cinnamon makes me hungry for cookies.

Cinnamon is also a red-brown color:

The dress is available in cinnamon and green.

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