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servingnoun [C]

 us   /ˈsɜr·vɪŋ/
the ​amount of one ​type of ​food given to one ​person: This ​recipe makes enough for four servings.
(Definition of serving from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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servingadjective

uk   /ˈsɜː.vɪŋ/  us   /ˈsɝː-/

serving adjective (WORKING)

[before noun] employed at the ​presenttime in a ​particularorganization, ​especially the ​armedforces: serving and ​retiredmilitaryofficers

serving adjective (FOOD/DRINK)

serving dish, spoon, etc. an ​object used for ​holdingfood before it is put onto ​plates, or for putting ​food onto ​plates

servingnoun [C]

uk   /ˈsɜː.vɪŋ/  us   /ˈsɝː-/
an ​amount of one ​type of ​food that is given to one ​person: The ​quantities given in the ​recipe should be enough for four servings.
(Definition of serving from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “serving”
in Chinese (Simplified) 现役的, 目前任职的, (尤指)现役的…
in Turkish porsiyon…
in Russian порция…
in Chinese (Traditional) 現役的, 目前任職的, (尤指)現役的…
in Polish porcja…
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