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oleomargarine Syllabification: o·le·o·mar·ga·rine
Pronunciation: /ˌōlēōˈmärj(ə)rən/

Definition of oleomargarine in English:


North American Another term for margarine.
Example sentences
  • Thus it happened that the original ‘oleomargarine’ was a fruit product!

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