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English definition of “hamburger”

hamburger

noun
 
 
/ˈhæmˌbɜːɡər/
IN BREAD [C] a round, flat shape of meat that is cooked in hot oil and eaten between round pieces of bread: a hamburger and friesSavoury dishes
MEAT [U] US (UK mince) beef (= meat from a cow) that is cut into very small piecesSausages, burgers and stuffingsSavoury dishes
(Definition of hamburger from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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