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English definition of “spoon”


noun [C]     /spuːn/
A2 an object consisting of a round, hollow part and a handle , used for mixing , serving , and eating food Cutlery (used as a combining form ): a soup spoon a teaspoon Cutlery (also spoonful) an amount held in a particular spoon: a couple of spoons of sauce Informal measurements of volumeMeasurements of volume
(Definition of spoon noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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