Meaning of "chocolate" in Essential American English Dictionary

chocolate

noun us /ˈtʃɔk·lət, ˈtʃɔ·kə·lət/

A1 [ no plural ] a sweet, brown food that is usually sold in a block:

a bar of chocolate
milk chocolate

a small piece of sweet food covered in chocolate:

a box of chocolates

(Definition of “chocolate” from the Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)