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English definition of “recipe”

recipe

noun
 
 
/ˈresɪpi/
B1 [C] a list of foods and a set of instructions telling you how to cook something: a recipe for carrot cakePreparing foodPreparing food using heat
be a recipe for disaster/trouble/success, etc to be likely to become a disaster, a success, etcCausing things to happen
(Definition of recipe from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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