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1 noun
cook‧ing1 S3 [uncountable]
1 the act of making food and cooking it:
My mother does all the cooking.
I love cooking.
2DF food made in a particular way or by a particular person:
My compliments on your cooking.
Indian cooking
simple, basic home cooking (=good food like the food you get in your own home)