braun·​schweig·​er | \ ˈbrau̇n-ˌshwī-gər How to pronounce braunschweiger (audio) , -ˌshvī- also ˈbrän- \

Definition of braunschweiger

: smoked liverwurst

Examples of braunschweiger in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Ralph Clasen, founder of the Middleton bakery, has been a member of the choir since 1962 and each week shares his hearty bread that the 25 to 30 members top with slices of salami, braunschweiger and, on some occasions, Limburger cheese. Barry Adams, The Seattle Times, 8 Dec. 2017

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First Known Use of braunschweiger

1898, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for braunschweiger

German Braunschweiger (Wurst), literally, Brunswick sausage

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“Braunschweiger.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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