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Recent Examples on the Web Dub’s burger comes dressed with mustard, ketchup, pickles, onions and slaw. Bob Carlton |, al, 11 Aug. 2022 To serve, stuff warm tortillas with fish and slaw and a squeeze of fresh lime. People Staff, Peoplemag, 11 Aug. 2022 Look no further than this refreshing cucumber slaw. Andrea Beck, Better Homes & Gardens, 25 July 2022 Korean BBQ street tacos were made with super-crunchy chicken and ginger slaw. Susan Dunne, Hartford Courant, 30 June 2022 There is a time and a place for snappy green beans, for just-tender broccoli, for crunchy cabbage slaw, and for bitter greens that get a quick blanch and a flash in hot garlic oil. Megan Litt, Bon Appétit, 9 Mar. 2022 The sides, particularly the smoky Southwest mac-and-cheese and confetti-colored vinegar slaw, were rad too. Matt Wake |, al, 7 July 2022 For a crunchy and cool topping for steak, hot dogs or a slice of bread, look no further than this slaw. Jess Eng, Washington Post, 6 July 2022 Hamachi tostadas played the light notes, combining raw fish with creamy avocado, cool ginger slaw and sharp spikes of jalapeño on crispy corn tortillas. Mike Sutter, San Antonio Express-News, 3 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of slaw

1861, in the meaning defined above

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16 Aug 2022

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“Slaw.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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