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dairyadjective

uk   /ˈdeə.ri/ us   /ˈder.i/
B2 used to refer to cows that are used for producing milk, rather than meat, or to foods that are made from milk, such as cream, butter, and cheese: dairy cattle dairy farmers dairy products

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dairynoun

uk   /ˈdeə.ri/ us   /ˈder.i/
[C] a place on a farm where milk and cream are kept and cheese and butter are made, or a company that supplies milk and products made from milk
[U] foods that are made from milk, such as cream, butter, and cheese: a dairy-free diet I was advised not to eat too much dairy.

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dairynoun [C/U]

us   /ˈdeər·i/
a place on a farm where milk and cream are kept and cheese and butter are made, a company that supplies milk and products made from milk, or milk and products made from milk: [U] She eats no meat and very little dairy. [U] I’ll only buy nonfat dairy products.
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