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burger bun Line breaks: bur¦ger bun

Definition of burger bun in English:


A flattish soft white bread roll in which a hamburger is typically served.
Example sentences
  • I serve this on a toasted buttery, or rowie, instead of a burger bun.
  • Slice the burger bun in two and spread the surfaces with a little olive oil or butter and bake in oven for 2 minutes.
  • So large that you really need to eschew the average burger bun and go for something of more generous dimensions.

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