slaw

[ slaw ]
/ slɔ /

noun

Origin of slaw

1860–65, Americanism; < Dutch sla, short for salade salad
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slaw

/ (slɔː) /

noun

mainly US and Canadian short for coleslaw

Word Origin for slaw

C19: from Dutch sla, short for salade salad
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