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cereal

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈsɪə.ri.əl/ us    /ˈsɪr.i-/
C1 a plant that is grown to produce grain: cereal cropsA2 a food that is made from grain and eaten with milk, especially in the morning: breakfast cereals
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