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Definition of umami noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

umami

 noun
noun
NAmE//uˈmɑmi//
 
[uncountable]
 
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a taste found in some foods that is neither sweet, sour, bitter, nor salty Tomatoes have lots of umami. Umami is the savory taste known as the “fifth taste.”
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