Meaning of “potato chip” in the English Dictionary

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"potato chip" in British English

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potato chipnoun [ C ]

uk /pəˈteɪ.təʊ ˌtʃɪp/ us /pəˈteɪ.t̬oʊ ˌtʃɪp/ US also chip, UK crisp

Examples from literature

  • Potato chips are junk food. 

(Definition of “potato chip” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"potato chip" in American English

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potato chipnoun [ C usually plural ]

us /pəˈteɪ·t̬oʊ ˌtʃɪp, -t̬ə/

a very thin slice of potato fried until stiff, and sometimes flavored

(Definition of “potato chip” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)