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elevenses

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ɪˈlevnzɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈlevnzɪz//
 
[uncountable] (old-fashioned, British English, informal) Types of meal
 
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a very small meal, for example biscuits with tea or coffee, that people sometimes have at about eleven o’clock in the morning See related entries: Types of meal