tofu

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English[edit]

Seasoned cubes of tofu

Etymology[edit]

Japanese 豆腐 (tōfu), from Middle Chinese (dùw, bean) + (bjú, rotten, fermented) (compare Mandarin 豆腐 (dòufǔ)).

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Noun[edit]

tofu (countable and uncountable, plural tofus)

  1. A protein-rich food made from curdled soybean milk.
  2. (computing) A substitute square displayed in place of an unassigned or unknown character.

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

tofu n

  1. tofu (protein-rich food made from curdled soybean milk)

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Japanese

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -u

Noun[edit]

tofu m (invariable)

  1. tofu

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

tofu m (uncountable)

  1. tofu