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noun chocolate pronunciation in American English /ˈtʃɑklət/ 
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singularchocolate
pluralchocolates
  1. 1
    [uncountable] a sweet brown food used for making candy or flavoring other food

    Would you like a piece of chocolate?

    a chocolate bar/bar of chocolate (=a long block of chocolate candy)

    1. a.
      [only before noun] made from or tasting of chocolate

      chocolate cake/cookies/mousse

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