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English definition of “jam”

jam

noun [C or U] (FOOD)    /dʒæm/ (US also jelly)
A2 a sweet , soft food made by cooking fruit with sugar to preserve it. It is eaten on bread or cakes : strawberry / raspberry jam jam sandwiches Jams and spreads
(Definition of jam noun (FOOD) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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