egg roll

noun
|Updated on: 9 Jul 2018

Definition of egg roll

: a thin egg-dough casing filled with minced vegetables and often bits of meat (such as shrimp or chicken) and usually deep-fried

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First Known Use of egg roll

1934

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Definition of egg roll for English Language Learners

  • : a very thin flat piece of dough that is wrapped around a mixture of chopped vegetables and often meat and then usually fried


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