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English definition of “peanut butter”

peanut butter

noun [U] UK (US peanut butter,   )  
a pale brown food made by crushing peanuts: a peanut butter and jelly sandwichJams and spreads
(Definition of peanut butter noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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