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baron of beef

noun, Chiefly British
1.
a joint of beef consisting of the two sirloins joined at the backbone; double sirloin.
Compare baron (def 4).
Origin
1745-1755
1745-55
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baron of beef

noun
1.
a cut of beef consisting of a double sirloin joined at the backbone
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