foodstuff

[ food-stuhf ]
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noun
  1. a substance used or capable of being used as nutriment.

Origin of foodstuff

1
First recorded in 1870–75; food + stuff

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British Dictionary definitions for foodstuff

foodstuff

/ (ˈfuːdˌstʌf) /


noun
  1. any material, substance, etc, that can be used as food

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