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“tablespoon” in British English

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tablespoonnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈteɪ.bəl.spuːn/ us /ˈteɪ.bəl.spuːn/ written abbreviation tbsp

(Definition of “tablespoon” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“tablespoon” in American English

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tablespoonnoun [ C ]

us /ˈteɪ·bəlˌspun/ abbreviation tbsp.

a large spoon used for measuring or serving food, or the amount this spoon holds:

Add three tablespoons of butter.

(Definition of “tablespoon” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)