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shea butternoun [U]

uk   /ˈʃeɪ ˌbʌt.ər/  us   /ˈʃeɪ ˌbʌt̬.ɚ/
a yellow fat from a type of nut, used in make-up and soap and as a food: This product contains avocado oil and shea butter to leave your skin silky smooth.
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