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Peking duck

Peking duck

noun Pe·king duck \ˈpē-ˌkiŋ-, ˈpā-\

Definition of PEKING DUCK

:  a Chinese dish consisting of roasted duck meat and strips of crispy duck skin topped with scallions and sauce and wrapped in thin pancakes

First Known Use of PEKING DUCK

1955

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