egg foo yung
noun see egg foo yong

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • egg foo yung — /fooh yung /, Chinese American Cookery. a dish of a pancake shaped omelet containing a mixture of chopped foods. Also, egg fu yung. [ < dial. Chin (Guangdong) fùh yùhng, equiv. to Chin fúrong egg white, lit., the name of a kind of hibiscus] *… …   Useful english dictionary

  • egg foo yung — /fooh yung /, Chinese American Cookery. a dish of a pancake shaped omelet containing a mixture of chopped foods. Also, egg fu yung. [ < dial. Chin (Guangdong) fùh yùhng, equiv. to Chin fúrong egg white, lit., the name of a kind of hibiscus] * * * …   Universalium

  • egg fu yung — noun omelet containing onions and celery and chopped meat or fish • Syn: ↑egg foo yong • Regions: ↑China, ↑People s Republic of China, ↑mainland China, ↑Communist China, ↑Red China, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • egg foo yong — ☆ egg foo yong or egg foo young or egg foo yung [eg΄fo͞o yuŋ′ ] n. a Chinese American dish consisting of eggs beaten and cooked with bean sprouts, onions, minced pork or shrimp, etc. * * * …   Universalium

  • egg foo yong — ☆ egg foo yong or egg foo young or egg foo yung [eg΄fo͞o yuŋ′ ] n. a Chinese American dish consisting of eggs beaten and cooked with bean sprouts, onions, minced pork or shrimp, etc …   English World dictionary

  • egg foo yong — or egg foo young or egg foo yung noun Etymology: Chinese (Guangdong) fùh yùhng egg white, egg coated ingredients, literally, a kind of hibiscus Date: 1917 a fried egg patty containing vegetables (as bean sprouts) and sometimes meat …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Egg foo young — (Chinese: 芙蓉蛋, also spelled egg fooyung, egg foo yong, egg fu yung, or egg furong) is an omelette dish found in American Chinese cuisine. The name comes from the Cantonese language, and may be related to the Fu Yong flower, Hibiscus mutabilis.… …   Wikipedia

  • egg foo yong — noun omelet containing onions and celery and chopped meat or fish • Syn: ↑egg fu yung • Regions: ↑China, ↑People s Republic of China, ↑mainland China, ↑Communist China, ↑Red China, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • foo yong — [fu: jɒŋ] noun a Chinese dish or sauce made with egg as a main ingredient. Origin from Chin. foō yung, lit. hibiscus …   English new terms dictionary

  • Huevos fu yung — Huevo fu yung con cerdo y gravy marrón Chino 芙蓉蛋 …   Wikipedia Español

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