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stuffingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈstʌf.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈstʌf.ɪŋ/
  • stuffing noun [U] (FOOD)

a mixture of food, such as bread, onions, and herbs, that is used to fill something that is going to be eaten, such as a chicken or a vegetable, before being cooked: a stuffing for the turkey sage and onion stuffing
(Definition of stuffing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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stuffingnoun [U]

 us   /ˈstʌf·ɪŋ/
material that is used to fill something: The stuffing was coming out of the mattress.
Stuffing is also food, usually a mixture of bread, onions, and herbs, which is used as a filling for turkey or other meats or vegetables.
(Definition of stuffing from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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