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Meaning of “recipe” in the English Dictionary

"recipe" in British English

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recipenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈres.ɪ.pi/
B1 a set of ​instructionstelling you how to ​prepare and ​cookfood, ​including a ​list of what ​food is ​needed for this: For ​realSouthAsianfood, just follow these recipes. Do you ​know a good recipe forwholemealbread?

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(Definition of recipe from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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recipenoun [C]

 us   /ˈres·ə·pi/
a set of ​instructionstelling you how to ​prepare and ​cook a ​particularfood, ​including a ​list of what ​foods are ​needed for this: When I make ​pies, I don’t need to ​follow a recipe.
(Definition of recipe from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “recipe”
in Korean 레시피, 조리법…
in Arabic وَصْفة…
in Malaysian resipi…
in French (de) recette…
in Russian рецепт (кулинарный)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 食譜, 烹飪法…
in Italian ricetta…
in Turkish yemek tarifi…
in Polish przepis…
in Spanish receta…
in Vietnamese công thức…
in Portuguese receita…
in Thai สูตรอาหาร…
in German das Rezept, Rezept……
in Catalan recepta…
in Japanese レシピ, (料理の)作り方…
in Chinese (Simplified) 食谱, 烹饪法…
in Indonesian resep…
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