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veggie burger

Line breaks: veg¦gie bur¦ger
(also US trademark vege-burger)

Definition of veggie burger in English:

noun

British trademark
A savoury cake resembling a hamburger but made with vegetable protein, soya, etc., instead of meat.
Example sentences
  • If I bring a veggie burger to eat instead of the steak they're serving, they ridicule me.
  • Many low-carb dieters avoid foods such as tofu, tempeh, veggie burgers and other meat alter natives because they contain a few grams of carbohydrates.
  • Replacing a beef burger with a veggie burger can increase your sodium intake fivefold.

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