Definition of foodstuff in English:


Line breaks: food|stuff
Pronunciation: /ˈfuːdstʌf


A substance suitable for consumption as food: the people depend on sago starch as a basic foodstuff rationing of staple foodstuffs was introduced
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  • The assumed relation between purchase of foodstuffs and food consumption is probably reasonable.
  • Basic foodstuffs such as sugar, flour and cooking oil have disappeared from supermarket shelves.
  • There were frequent power cuts and only limited supplies of bread and other basic foodstuffs.

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