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monosodium glutamatenoun [U]

 us   /ˌmɑn·əˈsoʊ·di·əm ˈɡlu·t̬əˌmeɪt/ (abbreviation MSG)
a chemical that is sometimes added to food to improve its taste
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monosodium glutamatenoun [U]

uk   /ˌmɒn.əˌsəʊ.di.əm ˈɡluː.tə.meɪt/  us   /ˌmɑː.nəˌsoʊ.di.əm ˈɡluː.t̬ə.meɪt/ (abbreviation MSG)
a chemical that is sometimes added to food to improve the taste
(Definition of monosodium glutamate from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 谷氨酸单钠盐,味精…
in Chinese (Traditional) 麩胺酸鈉,味精,味素…
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