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mayonnaisenoun [U]

uk   /ˌmeɪ.əˈneɪz/  us   /ˈmeɪ.ə.neɪz/ (informal mayo )
a ​thick, ​whitesauce made from ​oil, vinegar, and the ​yellowpart of ​eggs, usually ​eatencold
(Definition of mayonnaise from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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mayonnaisenoun [U]

 us   /ˈmeɪ·əˌneɪz/ (short form mayo,  /ˈmeɪ·oʊ/ )
a ​thick, ​creamy, ​coldsauce that is ​added to ​foods and is made from ​oil, ​vinegar, and the ​yellowpart of ​eggs
(Definition of mayonnaise from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mayonnaise”
in Korean 마요네즈…
in Arabic مايونيز…
in Malaysian mayones…
in French mayonnaise…
in Russian майонез…
in Chinese (Traditional) (油、醋和蛋黃調製而成的)蛋黃醬…
in Italian maionese…
in Turkish mayonez…
in Polish majonez…
in Spanish mayonesa…
in Vietnamese nước xốt ma-don-ne…
in Portuguese maionese…
in Thai น้ำสลัดชนิดข้น…
in German die Mayonnaise…
in Catalan maionesa…
in Japanese マヨネーズ…
in Chinese (Simplified) (油、醋和蛋黄调制而成的)蛋黄酱…
in Indonesian mayones…
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