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n. Chiefly New Jersey
See submarine sandwich.
[Possibly short for zeppelin (from its shape).]
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(Cookery) cookery US a long sandwich consisting of a crusty roll cut lengthwise filled with meats, cheeses, onion, lettuce and condiments. Also called: bomber, hoagy, sub or torpedo
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|Noun||1.||zep - a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States|
hero sandwich, hoagie, hoagy, Italian sandwich, poor boy, sub, Cuban sandwich, grinder, submarine sandwich, torpedo, wedge, submarine, bomber, hero
sandwich - two (or more) slices of bread with a filling between them
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