Definition of seasoning in English:

seasoning

Syllabification: sea·son·ing
Pronunciation: /ˈsēzəniNG
 
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noun

  • 1Salt, herbs, or spices added to food to enhance the flavor.
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    • It contained many seasonings, low salt food items, and lists the store where they can be found.
    • Another way to increase appetite is to add flavor to wholesome foods using spices, sauces and seasonings.
    • Try different sauces, marinades, seasonings and other ingredients.
    Synonyms
    flavoring, salt (and pepper), herbs, spices, condiments
  • 2The process of adjusting the moisture content of wood to make it more suitable for use as timber.
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    • Many quality-conscious wine-makers will pay a premium for wood dried in the open air, however, and an increasing number of them actually select and buy their own wood in advance of seasoning.
    • The technology involves the seasoning of wood with chemicals.

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