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beefsteak

[beef-steyk] /ˈbifˌsteɪk/
noun
1.
a cut of beef for broiling, pan-frying, etc.
Origin of beefsteak
1705-1715
First recorded in 1705-15; beef + steak
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beefsteak

/ˈbiːfˌsteɪk/
noun
1.
a piece of beef that can be grilled, fried, etc, cut from any lean part of the animal
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Word Origin and History for beefsteak
n.

also beef-steak, 1711, from beef (n.) + steak.

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