- a steak sliced from between the ribs of a rib roast cut.
Origin of entrecôte
1835–45; < French < Latin inter- inter- + costa rib
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- a beefsteak cut from between the ribs
Word Origin for entrecôte
C19: French entrecôte, from entre- inter- + côte rib, from Latin costa
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