Definition of pastrami in English:

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pastrami

Pronunciation: /paˈstrɑːmi/

noun

[mass noun]
Highly seasoned smoked beef, typically served in thin slices.
Example sentences
  • Zone in on those oversized sandwiches built with hot corned beef or pastrami served on soft, sturdy, seedless rye.
  • And it wanted to outfit its plants with facilities for preparing cooked meats like pastrami, corned beef, and kabobs.
  • Cured meats like bacon, corned beef, ham and pastrami contain preservatives called nitrates that have been linked to stomach and colon cancers.

Origin

Yiddish.

Words that rhyme with pastrami

army, balmy, barmy, gourami, macramé, origami, palmy, salami, smarmy, swami, tsunami, Yanomami

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