Definition of teppanyaki in English:

teppanyaki

Syllabification: tep·pan-ya·ki
Pronunciation: /ˌtepänˈyäkē
 
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noun

  • A Japanese dish of meat, fish, or both, fried with vegetables on a hot steel plate forming the center of the dining table.
    More example sentences
    • Patrons carry out their own cooking which differs from say Japanese teppanyaki restaurants where there is a chef to do the work for you.
    • A large area in the centre of the room was rounded by teppanyaki tables.
    • The restaurant never cooks frozen or marinated meat on its two large crescent-shaped teppanyaki hot plates, which can sit a total of 28 persons at one time.

Origin

Japanese, from teppan 'steel plate' + yaki 'to fry, broil, sear'.

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