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puréeverb [T]

uk   /ˈpjʊə.reɪ/  us   /ˌpjʊˈreɪ/ (past tense and past participle puréed)

puréenoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈpjʊə.reɪ/  us   /ˌpjʊˈreɪ/
a thick, smooth sauce made by crushing fruit or vegetables: apple purée Add two tablespoonsful of tomato purée.
(Definition of purée from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pureeverb [T]

(also pureé)  us   /pjʊˈreɪ, -ˈri/
to crush food into a thick, soft sauce: Puree the bananas thoroughly in a blender.
puree
noun [C/U] (also pureé)  us   /pjʊˈreɪ, -ˈri/
[U] Add two tablespoons of tomato puree.
(Definition of puree from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “purée”
in Spanish puré…
in Vietnamese bột nhuyễn…
in Malaysian puri…
in Thai น้ำแกงข้น…
in French purée…
in German das Püree…
in Turkish püre, ezme…
in Russian пюре…
in Chinese (Simplified) 把(水果或蔬菜)压(或碾)成泥…
in Indonesian bubur…
in Chinese (Traditional) 把(水果或蔬菜)壓(或碾)成泥…
in Polish przecier, mus…
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“purée” in British English

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