bean curd


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bean curd

n.
Tofu.

bean curd

n
(Cookery) another name for tofu

to•fu

(ˈtoʊ fu)

n.
a soft cheeselike food made from curdled soybean milk.
[1875–80; < Japanese tōfu < Chinese dòufu (dòu bean + turn sour, ferment)]

bean curd

Milky, white, custard-like squares made from soaked, mashed and strained soya beans. Used in Asian cooking.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bean curd - cheeselike food made of curdled soybean milkbean curd - cheeselike food made of curdled soybean milk
soya milk, soybean milk, soymilk - a milk substitute containing soybean flour and water; used in some infant formulas and in making tofu
curd - a coagulated liquid resembling milk curd; "bean curd"; "lemon curd"
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