Brunswick stew

Bruns·​wick stew | \ ˈbrənz-(ˌ)wik- How to pronounce Brunswick stew (audio) \

Definition of Brunswick stew

: a stew made of vegetables and usually two meats (such as chicken and squirrel)

First Known Use of Brunswick stew

1846, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Brunswick stew

Brunswick county, Virginia

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“Brunswick stew.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 14 December 2019.

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