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beef stroganoff

noun, Cookery.
stroganoff made with strips of beef.
Origin of beef stroganoff
1940-45 Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for beef stroganoff

beef stroganoff

a dish of thin strips of beef cooked with onions, mushrooms, and seasonings, served in a sour-cream sauce
Word Origin
C19: named after Count Paul Stroganoff, 19th-century Russian diplomat
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