Definition of cocoa butter in English:

cocoa butter

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noun

[mass noun]
  • A fatty substance obtained from cocoa beans, used in the manufacture of confectionery and cosmetics.
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    • Chalk up these good-for-the-skin benefits to the essential ingredient cocoa butter - a moisture-rich vegetable fat that can help soothe dry skin.
    • To make chocolate, processors mix the cocoa liquor with cocoa butter, sugar and, to create milk chocolate, different forms of milk.
    • With its higher percentages of cocoa solids and cocoa butter, this is what hard-core chocolate craving is all about.

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