rib roast
noun Date: circa 1890 a cut of meat containing the large piece that lies along the outer side of the rib — see beef illustration

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • rib-roast — ribˈ roast transitive verb (obsolete) To beat soundly • • • Main Entry: ↑rib …   Useful english dictionary

  • rib roast — noun a cut of meat (beef or venison) including more than one rib and the meat located along the outside of the ribs • Syn: ↑standing rib roast • Hypernyms: ↑roast, ↑joint • Part Holonyms: ↑rib * * * noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • rib roast — a cut of beef taken from the small end of the ribs and containing a large rib eye and two or more ribs. Also called standing rib roast. [1885 90] * * * …   Universalium

  • Standing rib roast — A standing rib roast is a cut of beef from the rib section, which is one of the eight primal cuts of beef. The entire rib section comprises ribs six through twelve of the animal; a standing rib roast can comprise anywhere from two to seven ribs.… …   Wikipedia

  • standing rib roast — noun a cut of meat (beef or venison) including more than one rib and the meat located along the outside of the ribs • Syn: ↑rib roast • Hypernyms: ↑roast, ↑joint • Part Holonyms: ↑rib …   Useful english dictionary

  • standing rib roast. — See rib roast. * * * …   Universalium

  • standing rib roast. — See rib roast …   Useful english dictionary

  • rib-roasting — rib roastˈing noun (archaic). • • • Main Entry: ↑rib …   Useful english dictionary

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