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udon

Syllabification: u·don
Pronunciation: /ˈo͞odän
 
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Definition of udon in English:

noun

(In Japanese cooking) wheat pasta made in thick strips.
Example sentences
  • Most people come to Tokyo expecting to eat sushi, maybe some sashimi, and probably some sort of noodles (soba, udon, or ramen).
  • Here you get a long plank of fried teriyaki salmon resting atop a big bowl of thick, chewy udon noodles interspersed with various sorts of fish and crab cakes, wisps of seaweed, fresh string beans, and a couple of fried squares of tofu.
  • Unfortunately, the thick udon noodles had a washed-out taste and there was not a trace of meat to be found, but I would give it another chance.

Origin

Japanese.

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