noun Chiefly Southern Florida and New York City.
a hero sandwich, especially with ham, pork, cheese, and pickles, often grilled.
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Origin of Cuban sandwich
First recorded in 1975–80
regional variation note for Cuban sandwich
See hero sandwich.
Words nearby Cuban sandwich
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