a cut of beef for broiling, pan-frying, etc.

1705–15; beef + steak Unabridged
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beefsteak (ˈbiːfˌsteɪk)
a piece of beef that can be grilled, fried, etc, cut from any lean part of the animal

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Example sentences
The waiter places a perfectly grilled, prime-grade beefsteak before you and
  then reveals that it came from a cloned steer.
Bolted a fried beefsteak for the physical need of my stomach.
They include velvety crepes stuffed with fresh lobster, and meltingly tender
  beefsteak in green-pepper sauce.
The common name of this mushroom, the beefsteak morel, gives the wrong
  impression that it is edible.
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