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Meaning of "butter" in Essential American English Dictionary

butter

noun [no plural]   /ˈbʌt̬·ər/
A1 a soft, yellow food made from cream that you put on bread
Translations of “butter”
in Arabic زُبْدة…
in Korean 버터…
in Malaysian mentega…
in French beurre…
in Turkish tereyağ…
in Italian burro…
in Chinese (Traditional) 奶油,牛油…
in Russian масло…
in Polish masło…
in Vietnamese bơ…
in Spanish mantequilla…
in Portuguese manteiga…
in Thai เนย…
in German die Butter…
in Catalan mantega…
in Japanese バター…
in Indonesian mentega susu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 黄油…
(Definition of butter from the Websters Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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