soy sauce

[soi saws]
Also especially British, soy·a sauce [soi-uh saws] /ˈsɔɪ ə ˌsɔs/.

Origin of soy sauce

First recorded in 1785–95
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British Dictionary definitions for soy sauce

soy sauce

noun
  1. a salty dark brown sauce made from fermented soya beans, used esp in Japanese and Chinese cookeryAlso called: soya sauce
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