Meaning of “brisket” in the English Dictionary

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"brisket" in British English

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brisketnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈbrɪs.kɪt/ us /ˈbrɪs.kɪt/

Examples from literature

  • Add the brisket and simmer fifteen minutes. 
  • Boil beef brisket until tender, and slice thin. 
  • Brisket and flank, used for pickling in salt and smoked bacon. 
  • The flank and brisket are corned. 
  • This joint consists of three portions,—the shoulder or knuckle, the breast or brisket, and the ribs. 

(Definition of “brisket” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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