frankfurter

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noun frank·furt·er \ˈfraŋk-fə(r)t-ər, -ˌfərt-\
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frankfurt

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Definition of frankfurter

  1. :  a cured cooked sausage (as of beef or beef and pork) that may be skinless or stuffed in a casing

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Origin and Etymology of frankfurter

German Frankfurter of Frankfurt, from Frankfurt am Main, Germany


Frankfurter

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biographical name Frank·furt·er \ˈfraŋk-fə(r)-tər, -ˌfər-\

Definition of Frankfurter

  1. Felix 1882–1965 American (Austrian-born) jurist


FRANKFURTER Defined for Kids

frankfurter

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noun frank·furt·er \ˈfraŋk-fər-tər\
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frankfurt

\-fərt\

Definition of frankfurter for Students

  1. :  a cooked sausage :  hot dog



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