barbecue sauce

noun

Definition of barbecue sauce

: a spicy sauce that is usually eaten with barbecued food He makes a barbecue sauce that tastes great with chicken.

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“Barbecue sauce.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/barbecue%20sauce. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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