Definition of coconut milk in English:

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coconut milk


A milky white liquid expressed from coconut meat, used as a base in cooking.
Example sentences
  • Add the fish sauce, lime juice, coconut milk, salt and sugar, and purée until you have a thick paste.
  • Many dishes add coconut milk or peanut flour to make the food taste richer.
  • The Thai mussels were also wonderful, having been steamed with coconut milk and green curry sauce.

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Syllabification: co·co·nut milk

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