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Meaning of “soy sauce” in the English Dictionary

"soy sauce" in British English

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soy saucenoun [U]

uk   us   (UK also soya sauce)
a strong-tasting, ​darkbrownliquid made from fermentedsoyabeans and used ​especially in ​Chinese and ​Japanesecooking
(Definition of soy sauce from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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soy saucenoun [U]

 us   /ˈsɔɪ ˌsɔs/
a ​salty, ​darkbrownliquid made from ​soybeans, used as a ​flavoring esp. in Chinese and Japanese ​cooking
(Definition of soy sauce from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “soy sauce”
in Chinese (Simplified) 酱油…
in Turkish soya sosu…
in Russian соевый соус…
in Chinese (Traditional) 醬油…
in Polish sos sojowy…
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