Definition of chocolate noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

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chocolate

noun
ˈtʃɒklət
 
; ˈtʃɑːklət
 
; ˈtʃɔːklət
 
 
1 [uncountable] a hard brown sweet food made from cocoa beans, used in cooking to add flavour to cakes, etc. or eaten as a sweet/candya bar/piece of chocolatea chocolate cakea chocolate factory see also milk chocolate, plain chocolate2 [countable] a sweet/candy that is made of or covered with chocolatea box of chocolates3 [uncountable, countable] (British English) = hot chocolatea mug of drinking chocolate compare cocoa4 [uncountable] a dark brown colour