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English definition of “cutlet”

cutlet

noun [C] uk   /ˈkʌt.lət/ us  

cutlet noun [C] (PIECE OF MEAT)

a small piece of meat still joined to the bone, especially from the animal's neck or ribs: lamb cutletsCuts of meat

cutlet noun [C] (SAVOURY FOOD)

small pieces of vegetables, nuts, fish, or meat that have been pressed into a round flat shape: a nut cutletSausages, burgers and stuffings
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