shashlik

[shahsh-lik, shahsh-lik]
noun
Also, shashlick, shaslik.


Origin:
1925–30; < Russian shashlýk < Turkic; compare Turkish şişlik stewing meat, equivalent to şiş skewer (cf. shish kebab) + -lik suffix of appurtenance (a in Russ word is unexplained)

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shashlik or shashlick (ʃɑːʃˈlɪk, ˈʃɑːʃlɪk, ʃɑːʃˈlɪk, ˈʃɑːʃlɪk)
 
n
a type of kebab
 
[from Russian, of Turkic origin; compare shish kebab]
 
shashlick or shashlick
 
n
 
[from Russian, of Turkic origin; compare shish kebab]

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Shashlik is a dish made from chicken or another meat that is marinated in a vinegar-and-water mixture and then grilled.
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