peanut butter

noun
a paste made from ground roasted peanuts, used as a spread or in cookery.

Origin:
1885–90, Americanism

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peanut butter
 
n
a brownish oily paste made from peanuts

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Example sentences
His image is used to sell peanut butter and cross-country bus trips.
Peanut butter cookie dough that has too much flour mixed in becomes a base for
  a peanut butter-coconut-chocolate-dream bar.
Spread the peanut butter on the tortillas, then add in the carob chips and
  marshmallows.
Sun-dried tomatoes and basil are as common in today's kitchen as peanut butter
  and jelly.
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