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coronation chicken

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Definition of coronation chicken in English:

noun

[mass noun]
A cold dish of cooked chicken served in a sauce flavoured with apricots and curry powder.

Origin

so named because the dish was created for the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in 1953.

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