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Related to fruit cocktail: fruit salad
A mixture of fresh or preserved fruits cut into pieces and served as an appetizer or dessert. Also called fruit cup.
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(Cookery) fruit salad consisting of small or diced fruits
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fruit cocktail, fruit cup, fruit salad - Fruit cocktail (1922) is a mixture of sliced or diced fruits, and it is synonymous with fruit cup (1931); fruit salad (1861) is a salad composed of fruits.
See also related terms for salad.
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fruit cocktailn → macedonia di frutta
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