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smorgasbordnoun [ C ]

us /ˈsmɔr·ɡəsˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd/

a mixture of many different hot and cold dishes that are arranged so that you can serve yourself as much as you want; a buffet:

We’ll have a smorgasbord at the party.
fig. Candidates offered a smorgasbord of reforms (= a large variety of them).

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