mousse Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"mousse" in British English

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moussenoun [C or U]

uk   us   /muːs/

mousse noun [C or U] (FOOD)

a ​lightcoldfood made from ​eggsmixed with ​cream: chocolate mousse salmon mousse

mousse noun [C or U] (HAIR/SKIN)

a ​lightsubstance that is put on the ​hair or ​skin to ​improveitsappearance or ​condition: styling mousse
(Definition of mousse from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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 us   /mus/

mousse noun (FOOD)

[C/U] a ​lightfood made from ​eggsmixed together with ​cream and other things, such as ​fruit, ​chocolate, or ​fish, and ​servedcold: [C] a ​chocolate mousse

mousse noun (BEAUTY SUBSTANCE)

[U] a ​light, ​creamysubstance that is put on the ​hair or ​skin to ​improveitsappearance or ​condition: styling/​conditioning mousse
(Definition of mousse from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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