syrup Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"syrup" in British English

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syrupnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈsɪr.əp/
a very ​sweet, ​thickliquid: Make a syrup by ​boiling 100 g ​sugar in 300 ml ​water. Corn syrup is used for ​sweeteningdrinks. maple syrup a ​type of ​sweetliquidmedicine: cough syrup
(Definition of syrup from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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syrupnoun [U]

 us   /ˈsɪr·əp, ˈsɜr-/
a ​sweet, sometimes ​thickliquid made by ​dissolvingsugar in ​water, to which ​flavoring is often ​added
(Definition of syrup from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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