Peanut butter
Peanut butter Pea"nut but"ter A paste made by mixing ground fresh roasted peanuts with a small quantity of water or oil, and used chiefly as a relish on sandwiches, etc. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • peanut butter — ► NOUN ▪ a spread made from ground roasted peanuts …   English terms dictionary

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  • peanut butter — noun Peanut butter is used before these nouns: ↑sandwich …   Collocations dictionary

  • peanut butter — N UNCOUNT Peanut butter is a brown paste made out of crushed peanuts which you can spread on bread and eat …   English dictionary

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