This is only for cooked rice. Rice otherwise is 쌀.
Meal was not an accepted answer.
As a standalone word you should understand it as "rice". It's only with "먹다" that it can be ambiguous.
Meal should be correct, too
Meal or Rice is correct, as well as steamed rice.
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So it's pronounced kind of like "pop" in English right? With both of the ㅂ's turning into ㅍ sounds. Or am I missing something?