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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (used especially of meat) cured in brine.

Usage examples (35)
  • The use of the term corned comes from the fact that the Middle English word corn could refer to grains of salt as well as cereal grains.
  • However, the labels won't apply to meat or produce that has been cooked or processed, such as corned beef and sausage.
  • Salt ( "corned") beef has always been a main article of food with seamen everywhere.
  • The restaurant sells Italian beef, Chicago-style hot dogs and sandwiches such as corned beef pastrami and Reubens. for more
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