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yogurtnoun [C or U]

(also yoghurt, UK also yoghourt) uk   /ˈjɒɡ.ət/  us   /ˈjoʊ.ɡɚt/
A2 a slightly sour, thick liquid made from milk with bacteria added to it, sometimes eaten plain and sometimes with sugar, fruit, etc. added: natural/plain yogurt strawberry yogurt low-fat yogurt I only had a yogurt (= a container of this) for lunch.

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(Definition of yogurt from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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yogurtnoun [U]

(also yoghurt)  us   /ˈjoʊ·ɡərt/
a thick, liquid food made from milk with bacteria added to it, that is slightly sour but is sometimes made sweet and flavored with fruit
(Definition of yogurt from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “yogurt”
in Arabic زَبادي…
in Korean 요구르트…
in Portuguese iogurte…
in Catalan iogurt…
in Japanese ヨーグルト…
in Chinese (Simplified) 酸乳,酸奶…
in Chinese (Traditional) 酸乳,優酪乳,乳酪…
in Italian yogurt…
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