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sausagenoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈsɒs.ɪdʒ/  us   /ˈsɑː.sɪdʒ/
A2 a ​thin, tube-like ​casecontainingmeat that has been ​cut into very ​smallpieces and ​mixed with ​spices: fried/​grilledpork sausages half a ​pound of ​garlic sausage

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

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sausagenoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈsɔ·sɪdʒ/
a ​food made of ​meat that has been ​cut into very ​smallpieces, ​mixed with ​spices, and put into a ​thin and usually ​edibletube
(Definition of sausage from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sausage”
in Korean 소시지…
in Arabic سُجُق…
in Malaysian sosej…
in French saucisse…
in Russian колбаса…
in Chinese (Traditional) 香腸,臘腸…
in Italian salsiccia…
in Turkish sosis…
in Polish kiełbasa…
in Spanish salchicha…
in Vietnamese xúch xích…
in Portuguese embutido, salsicha, linguiça…
in Thai ไส้กรอก…
in German die Wurst…
in Catalan salsitxa, embotit…
in Japanese ソーセージ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 香肠,腊肠…
in Indonesian sosis…
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