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five-spice powder

five-spice powder
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Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fahyv-spahys]
    • /ˈfaɪvˌspaɪs/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fahyv-spahys]
    • /ˈfaɪvˌspaɪs/

Definition of five-spice powder words

  • noun five-spice powder a mixture of spices used especially in Chinese cooking, usually including cinnamon, cloves, fennel seed, pepper, and star anise. 1

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Origin of five-spice powder

First appearance:

before 1965
One of the 2% newest English words
First recorded in 1965-70

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Parts of speech for Five-spice powder

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation

five-spice powder popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 27% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
According to our data about 74% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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