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wonton

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noun won·ton \ˈwän-ˌtän\

Simple Definition of wonton

  • : a Chinese food made of dough that is filled with meat or vegetables and often served boiled in soup

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of wonton

  1. :  filled pockets of noodle dough served boiled in soup or fried

Origin and Etymology of wonton

Chinese (Guangdong) wàhn-tān


First Known Use: 1934


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