Thuringer

noun
Thu·​rin·​ger | \ ˈthu̇r-ən-jər How to pronounce Thuringer (audio) , ˈthyu̇r- \

Definition of Thuringer

: a mildly seasoned fresh or smoked sausage

First Known Use of Thuringer

circa 1923, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Thuringer

German Thüringerwurst, from Thüringer Thuringian + Wurst sausage

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“Thuringer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Thuringer. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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