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Newburg

[noo-burg, nyoo-] /ˈnu bɜrg, ˈnyu-/
adjective
1.
(of seafood) cooked with a cream sauce containing sherry:
lobster Newburg.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05, Americanism; after Newburgh, a fishing village in Scotland
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Newburg

/ˈnjuːbɜːɡ/
adjective
1.
(immediately postpositive) (of shellfish, esp lobster) cooked in a rich sauce of butter, cream, sherry, and egg yolks
Word Origin
of unknown origin
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