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street food Syllabification: street food

Definition of street food in English:

noun

Prepared or cooked food sold by vendors in a street or other public location for immediate consumption: Chinatown comes alive during the summer with night markets where hawkers sell sizzling street food after dark the chefs have created dishes inspired by traditional street foods
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  • I liked the recipe for Fritas, the mini hamburger street food eaten in Cuba.
  • Singapore is highly developed yet rich in street foods.
  • Broadly speaking, developed countries have fewer street foods.

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