baby back ribs


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baby back ribs

pl.n.
Pork ribs surrounded by lean meat taken from the back section of the rib cage.

[From the fact that they are shorter and smaller than other kinds of pork ribs, such as spareribs.]
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One order (that's 11 rings) has more fat than a Sirloin Steak Dinner, a Bacon & Cheese Grilled Chicken Sandwich, or an order of the BBQ Baby Back Ribs.
The Baby Back Ribs, on the other hand, are coated with tangy barbecue sauce.
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