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noun     spice pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    [countable/uncountable] a substance made from plants and added to food to give it a particular flavour

    a blend of spices such as coriander and cumin

    a spice jar

  2. 2
    [uncountable] extra interest or excitement

    She needed something to put the spice back into her marriage.

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a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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