baron of beef


baron of beef
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  • Baron of beef — Baron Bar on, n. [OE. baron, barun, OF. baron, accus. of ber, F. baron, prob. fr. OHG. baro (not found) bearer, akin to E. bear to support; cf. O. Frisian bere, LL. baro, It. barone, Sp. varon. From the meaning bearer (of burdens) seem to have… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Baron of beef — (spr. bärren oww bīf, »Rindsbaron«). in England Bezeichnung für den Rücken des Rindes mit beiden Lendenstücken …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • baron of beef — Chiefly Brit. a joint of beef consisting of the two sirloins joined at the backbone; double sirloin. Cf. baron (def. 4). [1745 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • baron of beef — Chiefly Brit. a joint of beef consisting of the two sirloins joined at the backbone; double sirloin. Cf. baron (def. 4). [1745 55] …   Useful english dictionary

  • baron of beef — noun Brit. a joint of beef consisting of two sirloins joined at the backbone …   English new terms dictionary

  • baron of beef — noun a joint of beef consisting of the two sirloins joined at the backbone …   Australian English dictionary

  • Baron (disambiguation) — Baron may mean:* Baron, a title bestowed or recognised by various rulers or governments of Europe, of Tonga and of Japan * Baron in business, a wealthy or powerful business baron, executive, tycoon, see business magnate * Baron of beef, a cut of… …   Wikipedia

  • Baron — Bar on, n. [OE. baron, barun, OF. baron, accus. of ber, F. baron, prob. fr. OHG. baro (not found) bearer, akin to E. bear to support; cf. O. Frisian bere, LL. baro, It. barone, Sp. varon. From the meaning bearer (of burdens) seem to have come the …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • baron — 1. baron, onne [ barɔ̃, ɔn ] n. • Xe; frq. °baro « homme libre » 1 ♦ Féod. Grand seigneur du royaume. 2 ♦ Possesseur du titre de noblesse entre celui de chevalier et celui de vicomte. Madame la baronne. 3 ♦ (1901) Arg. puis fam. Protecteur;… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • baron — /bar euhn/, n. 1. a member of the lowest grade of nobility. 2. (in Britain) a. a feudal vassal holding his lands under a direct grant from the king. b. a direct descendant of such a vassal or his equal in the nobility. c. a member of the House of …   Universalium

  • baron — n. 1 a a member of the lowest order of the British nobility. b a similar member of a foreign nobility. 2 an important businessman or other powerful or influential person (sugar baron; newspaper baron). 3 hist. a person who held lands or property… …   Useful english dictionary