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ta·ble·spoon / ˈtābəlˌspoōn/ • n. a large spoon for serving food. ∎  (abbr.: tbsp. or tbs. or T) a measurement in cooking, equivalent to 1/2 fluid ounce, three teaspoons, or 15 ml. DERIVATIVES: ta·ble·spoon·ful / -ˌfoŏl/ n. (pl. -fuls) .

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