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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A spread made chiefly from vegetable oils and used as a substitute for butter.

Usage examples (33)
  • It's because the information about margarine is a private good.
  • Are there instances where margarine is better to use than butter?
  • I substitute butter into recipes for cookies where margarine is called for.
  • Using a pastry blender or fork, cut in margarine until mixture resembles coarse cornmeal. for more
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