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Meaning of "recipe" in Essential English Dictionary

recipe

noun   /ˈresɪpi/
B1 a list of foods and a set of instructions telling you how to cook something: a recipe for carrot cake
Translations of “recipe”
in Arabic وَصْفة…
in Korean 레시피, 조리법…
in Malaysian resipi…
in French (de) recette…
in Turkish yemek tarifi…
in Italian ricetta…
in Chinese (Traditional) 食譜, 烹飪法…
in Russian рецепт (кулинарный)…
in Polish przepis…
in Vietnamese công thức…
in Spanish receta…
in Portuguese receita…
in Thai สูตรอาหาร…
in German das Rezept, Rezept……
in Catalan recepta…
in Japanese レシピ, (料理の)作り方…
in Indonesian resep…
in Chinese (Simplified) 食谱, 烹饪法…
(Definition of recipe from the Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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