yakitori

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noun ya·ki·to·ri \ˌyä-ki-ˈtȯr-ē\

Definition of yakitori

  1. :  bite-size marinated pieces of beef, seafood, or chicken on skewers

Origin and Etymology of yakitori

Japanese, grilled chicken, from yaki broil, roast + tori bird


First Known Use: 1962


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