crown roast

noun

Definition of crown roast

: a fancy roast of lamb, veal, or pork made from the rib portions of two loins skewered together at the ends to form a circle

First Known Use of crown roast

circa 1909, in the meaning defined above

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“Crown roast.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crown%20roast. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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