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Definition of topping noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

topping

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈtɑpɪŋ//
 
[countable, uncountable]
 
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a layer of food that you put on top of a dish, cake, etc. to add flavor or to make it look nice baked vegetables with a cheese topping The basic pizza is $15 and then each extra topping is $1.50.
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