Definition of salad dressing
: a usually seasoned mixture of liquids that is added to a salad
Word by Word Definitions
: any of various usually cold dishes: such as
: raw greens (as lettuce) often combined with other vegetables and toppings and served especially with dressing
: small pieces of food (as pasta, meat, fruit, or vegetables) usually mixed with a dressing (as mayonnaise) or set in gelatin
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