- a cut of beef taken from inside the round, which is below the rump and above the upper leg.
Compare bottom round.
Origin of top round
First recorded in 1900–05
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The top-round was left in for an hour, and when the Guide took it carefully out of the pot, it was half-cooked through.The Woodcraft Girls at Camp
Lillian Elizabeth Roy