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yogurt

noun yo·gurt \ˈyō-gərt\

: a food that is made when bacteria is added to milk and that is often flavored and chilled

Full Definition of YOGURT

:  a fermented slightly acid often flavored semisolid food made of milk and milk solids to which cultures of two bacteria (Lactobacillus bulgaricus and Streptococcus thermophilus) have been added

Variants of YOGURT

yo·gurt also yo·ghurt \ˈyō-gərt\
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Origin of YOGURT

Turkish yoğurt
First Known Use: 1625
YOGHURT Defined for Kids

yogurt

noun yo·gurt \ˈyō-gərt\

Definition of YOGURT for Kids

:  a thick soft food that is made of milk soured by the addition of bacteria and that is often flavored and sweetened
Medical Dictionary

yogurt

noun yo·gurt

Medical Definition of YOGURT

:  a fermented slightly acid often flavored semisolid food made of milk and milk solids to which cultures of bacteria of the genus Lactobacillus (L. bulgarius) and Streptococcus (S. thermophilus) have been added

Variants of YOGURT

yo·gurt also yo·ghurt \ˈyō-gərt\

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