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shish kebabnoun [C]

uk   /ˈʃiːʃ kɪˌbæb/ us   /ˈʃiːʃ kəˌbɑːb/ also kebab, US also kabob
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shish kebabnoun [C/U]

also shish kabob us   /ˈʃiʃ kəˌbɑb/
small pieces of meat, esp. lamb, and vegetables cooked on a stick or metal rod
(Definition of shish kebab from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “shish kebab”
in Chinese (Simplified) 烤肉串…
in Turkish şiş kebap…
in Russian шашлык…
in Chinese (Traditional) 烤肉串…
in Polish szaszłyk…
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