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English definition of “churn”

churn

noun [C]
 
 
/tʃɜːn/
BUTTER a container in which milk is mixed to make butterAnimal farming - general wordsContainers for liquids and gases
MILK UK a tall, metal container for storing and transporting milkContainers for liquids and gasesAnimal farming - general words
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