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ground beef

noun [U] uk   US ( UK mince) us  
meat, usually beef, that has been cut up into very small pieces, often using a special machine
Translations of “ground beef”
in Spanish carne picada…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指肉)切碎的,剁細的…
in Russian мясной фарш…
in Turkish kıyma, çekilmiş et…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指肉)切碎的,剁细的…
in Polish mielone wołowe…
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