yeast

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈjiːst/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/yist/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(yēst)


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yeast

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [baking, baker's, brewer's] yeast
  2. a [packet, pouch] of yeast
  3. add [a teaspoon, five grams] of yeast
  4. stir the yeast in [warm, lukewarm] water
  5. yeast makes the [bread, cake] rise
  6. yeast for [fermenting, baking, distilling, brewing]
  7. the bread has no yeast
  8. (the) yeast [produces, makes, generates] [alcohol, carbon dioxide]
  9. (the) yeast [uses, absorbs, converts] sugar
  10. forgot to [add, include] (the) yeast
n as adj
  1. a [tablespoon, teaspoon] of yeast extract
  2. has a yeast infection
  3. yeast cells create (carbon dioxide)
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