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Meaning of “foodstuff” in the English Dictionary

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"foodstuff" in American English

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foodstuffnoun [C usually pl]

 us   /ˈfudˌstʌf/
any ​substance used as ​food
(Definition of foodstuff from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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foodstuffnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˈfuːdstʌf/
a substance that is used as ​food or to make ​food: Straw is a ​valuableby-product for ​farmers as an animal bedding and foodstuff.basic/essential foodstuffs There has been a severe ​increase in ​priceseven for basic foodstuffs like flour, cooking ​oil, and chicken.
(Definition of foodstuff from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “foodstuff”
in Chinese (Simplified) 食物, 食品(原料)…
in Turkish gıda maddesi/ürünü…
in Russian продукт питания…
in Chinese (Traditional) 食物, 食品(原料)…
in Polish artykuł żywnościowy…
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