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"thickener" in British English

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thickenernoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈθɪk.ən.ər/  us   // (also thickening )
a ​substance that is used to make a ​liquidthicker: Cornflour can be used as a thickener in ​sauces.
(Definition of thickener from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “thickener”
in Chinese (Simplified) 芡粉, 增稠剂…
in Chinese (Traditional) 芡粉, 增稠劑…
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