a grilled sandwich of corned beef, Swiss cheese, and sauerkraut on rye bread.
Can You Ace This Quiz About “Compliment” vs. “Complement”?
Take this quiz to see if you really know the difference between “compliment” and “complement"!
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“Compliment” and “complement” had a shared meaning a long time ago, but today they are no longer interchangeable.
Origin of Reuben sandwich
1965–70, Americanism; after Arnold Reuben (1883–1970), U.S. restaurateur who created it
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