Definition of prime rib in English:

prime rib

Syllabification: prime rib

noun

North American
  • A roast or steak cut from the seven ribs immediately before the loin.
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    • The main course - a showy prime rib roast, creamed spinach, and parsley potatoes - echoes the spirit of Christmas past in the best way.
    • Then there's roast turkey, prime rib, or grilled steak for dinner.
    • There you'll find a mix of prime ribs, pork, chicken, sweetbreads, and kidneys - sometimes all on the same plate.

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