Waldorf salad

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Wal·​dorf salad | \ ˈwȯl-ˌdȯrf- How to pronounce Waldorf salad (audio) \

Definition of Waldorf salad

: a salad made typically of diced apples, celery, nuts, and mayonnaise

First Known Use of Waldorf salad

1895, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Waldorf salad

Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, New York City

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The first known use of Waldorf salad was in 1895

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“Waldorf salad.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Waldorf%20salad. Accessed 6 December 2019.

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