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"sour cream" in British English

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sour creamnoun [U]

uk   us   (UK also soured cream)
cream made ​sour by ​addingspecialbacteria
(Definition of sour cream from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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sour creamnoun [U]

 us   /ˈsɑʊər ˌkrim/
cream that is made sour by ​addingspecialbacteria, used in ​cooking
(Definition of sour cream from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sour cream”
in Chinese (Simplified) 酸奶油…
in Chinese (Traditional) 酸乳脂…
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