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noun steak pronunciation in American English /steɪk/
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singularsteak
pluralsteaks
  1. 1
    [countable/uncountable] the meat from a cow, especially a piece without fat that is high in quality
    porterhouse/sirloin/T-bone steak
    1. a.
      [uncountable] British meat from a cow that is cut into small pieces and used for making things like stew (=a very thick soup)
      steak and kidney pie
  2. 2
    [countable] a large piece of another type of meat or fish
    a salmon/tuna steak
    ham steaks

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