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snack

noun [C]     /snæk/
A2 a small amount of food that is eaten between meals, or a very small meal: I had a huge lunch, so I'll only need a snack for dinner. Fresh or dried fruit makes an ideal snack. Many snack foods are high in salt, sugar, and fat.Meals and parts of meals
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