Meaning of “frankfurter” in the English Dictionary

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"frankfurter" in British English

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frankfurternoun [ C ]

uk /ˈfræŋk.fɜː.tər/ us /ˈfræŋk.fɝː.t̬ɚ/

a thin, red-brown sausage, preserved using smoke or chemicals and often eaten with bread

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

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frankfurternoun [ C ]

us /ˈfræŋkˌfɜr·t̬ər/ short form frank, /ˈfræŋk/

a long, tube-shaped, cooked sausage (= meat), usually eaten in a long roll (= loaf of bread) ; hot dog:

I’ll have a frankfurter with mustard and sauerkraut.

(Definition of “frankfurter” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)