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[mass noun], [usually as modifier] Sweetened wholemeal:‘a sweetmeal biscuit’
- ‘A digestive biscuit, sometimes referred to as a sweetmeal biscuit, is a semi-sweet biscuit or cookie, originating in the United Kingdom, and popular there.’
- ‘The closest thing we have to digestives in the US (besides Carrs sweetmeal) is graham crackers.’
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