Edible - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈedəbl|  American pronunciation of the word edible
Brit.  |ˈɛdɪb(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word edible

noun

- any substance that can be used as food (syn: comestible, eatable, pabulum, victual, victuals)

adjective

- suitable for use as food (syn: comestible, eatable)

Examples

All of the decorations on the gingerbread house were edible.

These berries are edible, but those are poisonous.

peach and plum seeds embedded in a sweet edible pulp

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