lo mein
noun Etymology: Chinese (Guangdong) lòu-mihn stirred noodles Date: 1970 a Chinese dish consisting of sliced vegetables, soft noodles, and usually meat or shrimp in bite-size pieces stir-fried in a seasoned sauce

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