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noun chocolate pronunciation in British English /ˈtʃɒklət/
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] a sweet brown food eaten as a sweet or used for flavouring other food
    Would you like a piece of chocolate?
    a chocolate bar/bar of chocolate (=a long block of chocolate)
    1. a.
      [only before noun] made from or tasting of chocolate
      chocolate cake/biscuits/mousse
    2. b.
      [countable] a small sweet made from chocolate
      a box of chocolates
  2. 3
    [uncountable] a dark brown colour
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