Meaning of “raw” - Learner’s Dictionary

raw

adjective us uk /rɔː/
Carrots can be eaten cooked or raw in a salad.It's best to eat these tomatoes raw.Wash your hands after handling raw meat.The chicken was still raw in the middle.This fish can be eaten raw.
FOOD

B1 not cooked:

NATURAL

B2 in the natural state:

raw sugar
INJURY

If a part of the body is raw, the skin has come off and it is red and painful.

rawness noun [ U ]

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(Definition of “raw” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)