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soy Line breaks: soy

Definition of soy in English:


[mass noun]
Another term for soya.
Example sentences
  • Trial and error will reveal which flavor works best for the method in which the soy is processed.
  • After all, the soy is there to add bulk and texture, more than anything else.


From Japanese shō-yu, from Chinese shi-yu, from shi 'salted beans' + yu 'oil'.

Words that rhyme with soy

ahoy, alloy, Amoy, annoy, boy, buoy, cloy, coy, destroy, employ, enjoy, Hanoi, hoi polloi, hoy, Illinois, joy, koi, oi, ploy, poi, Roy, savoy, tatsoi, toy, trompe l'œil, troy

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