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egg roll

n.
A usually deep-fried cylindrical casing of thin egg dough, filled with minced vegetables and often bits of seafood or meat.

egg roll

n
(Cookery) a Chinese-American dish consisting of egg dough filled with a minced mixture of pork, bamboo shoots, onions, etc, and browned in deep fat

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n.
a thin casing of egg dough rolled around a mixture of minced meat or shrimp, bamboo shoots, bean sprouts, etc., and fried in deep fat.
[1940–45]
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Noun1.egg roll - minced vegetables and meat wrapped in a pancake and friedegg roll - minced vegetables and meat wrapped in a pancake and fried
dish - a particular item of prepared food; "she prepared a special dish for dinner"
Cathay, China, Communist China, mainland China, People's Republic of China, PRC, Red China - a communist nation that covers a vast territory in eastern Asia; the most populous country in the world
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Her final film was 1968's, With Six You Get Eggroll.
Police said Paul Milluzzo, a contractor, was found dead in a parking lot outside the Eggroll Lady and Fish Shack restaurant near Smitty's Tavern.
Rufus, Cookie, Bambi, and Zorra prove as irrepressible as the kids in With Six You Get Eggroll.
After a long day of juggling responsibilities and unexpected problems, those menus allow you to shift your brain into autopilot with the most difficult decision being whether to go for that extra eggroll or order of garlic knots.
A decision I will regret, as the single eggroll I sampled from my partner's plate, will haunt me for a long time to come.
The popularity of inexpensive Chinese food among Jewish Americans is legendary, and cleverly satirized several years later in Roth's "Defender of the Faith" when a telltale eggroll blows the cover of a Jewish soldier whose leave was granted to attend a Passover seder.
Among his favorite dishes: the Working Class-a-dilla, which he created for a show in Green Bay, Wise; the LGBT(Q) Torta, a sandwich with lettuce, guacamole, beans, tomato and optional queso; and the one we selected for this issue, the Lumpia Campesina, a multiethnic version of a Filipino eggroll.
mainland, Chinese food franchises with non-Chinese ownership include companies such as the Quick Wok, the China Roll, the Eggroll Express, and the Nankin Express.
She would start with a Mexican burrito, which then became a French crepe, which then became a Chinese eggroll, which then became a Jewish blintz, etc.
95 includes an eggroll, rice, salad and a choice of entrees such as chicken yellow curry, pad Thai noodles, chicken with mint leaves, beef with broccoli and more.
Personally, I go for the crispy eggroll appetizers, which should be eaten with a sprig of fresh coriander and dipped in fish sauce.
His feature film screenplays include "Girl Happy," "With Six You Get Eggroll," and "Who's Minding the Mint.