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shell steak

noun, Cookery.
1.
a porterhouse steak with the fillet removed.
Also called New York cut, New York steak.
Origin
1970-1975
1970-75
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  • The dinner entrees include veal parmigiana, chicken piccata, shell steak and shrimp scampi.
Contemporary definitions for shell steak
noun

a tender steak cut from the short loin; also called [club steak], New York steak

Usage Note

cooking

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