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Thousand Island dressing

noun
1.
a seasoned mayonnaise, often containing chopped pickles, pimientos, sweet peppers, hard-boiled eggs, etc.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25
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British Dictionary definitions for Thousand Island dressing

Thousand Island dressing

noun
1.
a salad dressing made from mayonnaise with ketchup, chopped gherkins, etc
Word Origin
probably from the Thousand Islands
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