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English definition of “truffle”

truffle

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈtrʌfl/
SWEET a soft sweet that is made with chocolateSweets
PLANT a fungus (= organism like a plant) that you can eat, which grows under the groundBacteria, moulds, germs and virusesTypes of vegetablePlants in general
(Definition of truffle from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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