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Meaning of “serving” in the English Dictionary

"serving" in British English

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servingadjective

uk   /ˈsɜː.vɪŋ/  us   /ˈsɝː-/
  • serving adjective (WORKING)

[before noun] employed at the ​presenttime in a ​particularorganization, ​especially the ​armedforces: serving and ​retiredmilitaryofficers

servingnoun [C]

uk   /ˈsɜː.vɪŋ/  us   /ˈsɝː-/
(Definition of serving from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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servingnoun [C]

 us   /ˈsɜr·vɪŋ/
the ​amount of one ​type of ​food given to one ​person: This ​recipe makes enough for four servings.
(Definition of serving from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “serving”
in Chinese (Simplified) 现役的, 目前任职的, (尤指)现役的…
in Turkish porsiyon…
in Russian порция…
in Chinese (Traditional) 現役的, 目前任職的, (尤指)現役的…
in Polish porcja…
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