London broil

London broil
noun Etymology: London, England Date: 1934 a boneless cut of beef (as from the shoulder or flank) usually served sliced diagonally across the grain

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • London broil — n. a boneless cut of beef, as of the flank, that is marinated, then broiled, and served in thin slices cut usually on a diagonal …   English World dictionary

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  • London broil — Lon′don broil′ n. coo a flank steak or similar cut of beef, usu. broiled and served in thin, crosscut slices • Etymology: 1965–70, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • London broil — a steak, typically served broiled and crosscut into thin slices. [1965 70, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

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  • Londonbroil — London broil n. Broiled flank steak cut into thin slices.   [After London, England.] * * * …   Universalium

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