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stuffingnoun [U]

uk   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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