sauerkraut

noun sau·er·kraut \ ˈsau̇(-ə)r-ˌkrau̇t \
|Updated on: 5 Jul 2018

Definition of sauerkraut

: cabbage cut fine and fermented in a brine made of its own juice with salt

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Origin and Etymology of sauerkraut

German, from sauer sour + Kraut greens


SAUERKRAUT Defined for English Language Learners

sauerkraut

Definition of sauerkraut for English Language Learners

  • : a German food made of a vegetable (called a cabbage) that is cut into small pieces and soaked in a salty and sour liquid


SAUERKRAUT Defined for Kids

sauerkraut

noun sau·er·kraut \ ˈsau̇-ər-ˌkrau̇t \

Definition of sauerkraut for Students

: finely cut cabbage soaked in a salty mixture


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