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vinegarnoun [U]

uk   /ˈvɪn.ɪ.ɡər/ us   /ˈvɪn.ə.ɡɚ/
B2 a sharp-tasting liquid, made especially from sour wine, malt, or cider, that is used to add flavour to or to preserve food: wine vinegar Would you like oil and vinegar on your salad?
(Definition of vinegar from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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vinegarnoun [U]

us   /ˈvɪn·ɪ·ɡər/
a strong-tasting liquid made esp. from fermented (= chemically changed) wine, apple juice, etc., that is used for flavoring or preserving food: Would you like oil and vinegar on your salad?
(Definition of vinegar from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “vinegar”
in Korean 식초…
in Arabic خَلّ…
in Malaysian cuka…
in French vinaigre…
in Russian уксус…
in Chinese (Traditional) 醋…
in Italian aceto…
in Turkish sirke…
in Polish ocet…
in Spanish vinagre…
in Vietnamese giấm…
in Portuguese vinagre…
in Thai น้ำส้มสายชู…
in German der Essig…
in Catalan vinagre…
in Japanese 酢…
in Chinese (Simplified) 醋…
in Indonesian cuka…
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