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"yogurt" in British English

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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)

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