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English definition of “raw”


adjective     /rɔː/
FOOD B1 not cooked : raw meat / vegetables Various qualities of food
NATURAL B2 in the natural state : raw materials raw sugar Natural and artificial
INJURY If a part of the body is raw, the skin has come off and it is red and painful .Pain and painful
rawness noun [U] → See also hit/touch a (raw) nerve
(Definition of raw adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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