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Main Entry: 1cup
Pronunciation: primarystresskschwap
Function: noun
1 a : something to drink out of in the shape of a bowl usually with a handle <a coffee cup> b : a similar container used to measure amounts (as in cooking) <a measuring cup>
2 a : the contents of a cup : CUPFUL <drank two cups of cocoa> b : a half pint : eight fluid ounces (about 237 milliliters)
3 : a large ornamental cup offered as a prize
4 : something (as the corolla of a flower) resembling a cup
5 : a food served in a cup-shaped container <fruit cup>
- cup·like adjective

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