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main coursenoun [C]

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A2 the ​largest or most ​importantpart of a ​meal in which there are different ​partsservedseparately: I had ​salmon for my ​maincourse.

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(Definition of main course from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “main course”
in Arabic الطبَق الرئيسي…
in Korean 주요리…
in Portuguese prato principal…
in Catalan plat principal…
in Japanese (食事の)メインコース…
in Chinese (Simplified) 主菜…
in Turkish ana yemek…
in Russian основное блюдо (напр., обеда)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 主菜…
in Italian secondo piatto, pietanza…
in Polish danie główne…
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