WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
soy (soi),USA pronunciation  n. 
  1. FoodSee  soy sauce. 
  2. Plant Biologythe soybean.
  • Middle Chinese, equivalent. to Chinese jìngyóu soybean oil
  • Japanese shōyu, earlier shaũyu
  • perh. via Dutch or Neo-Latin 1690–1700

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