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English definition of “meat”

meat

noun (FOOD)    /miːt/
A1 [U] the flesh of an animal when it is used for food : I don't eat meat. raw meat red / white meatMeat - general words [C] a type of meat: a buffet of cold meats and cheeses Kinds of meat
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