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Yes, a cheeseburger and fries is probably my favourite meal. But I don't eat ground beef anymore.
Eric Schlosser

Meaning of "ground beef" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GROUND BEEF

ground beef  [ɡraʊnd biːf] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GROUND BEEF

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pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ground beef is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES GROUND BEEF MEAN IN ENGLISH?

ground beef

Ground beef

Ground beef, beef mince, minced meat, hamburger is a ground meat made of beef, finely chopped by a meat grinder. It is used in many recipes including hamburgers and cottage pie. In some parts of the world, a meat grinder is called a mincer.

Definition of ground beef in the English dictionary

The definition of ground beef in the dictionary is beef that has been ground for making hamburgers and other dishes.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GROUND BEEF


beef
biːf
belief
bɪˈliːf
brief
briːf
chief
tʃiːf
disbelief
ˌdɪsbɪˈliːf
editor-in-chief
ˌɛdɪtəʳɪntˈʃiːf
grief
ɡriːf
leaf
liːf
lief
liːf
massif
ˈmæsiːf
motif
məʊˈtiːf
neckbeef
ˈnɛkˌbiːf
reef
riːf
reif
riːf
relief
rɪˈliːf
rosbif
ˌrəʊsˈbiːf
sharif
ʃæˈriːf
sportif
spɔːˈtiːf
Tenerife
ˌtɛnəˈriːf
thief
θiːf

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GROUND BEEF

ground angle shot
ground attack
ground bass
ground beetle
ground bug
ground cherry
ground cloth
ground colour
ground control
ground cover
ground crew
ground effect
ground elder
ground engineer
ground floor
ground force
ground frost
ground game
ground glass
ground ice

WORDS THAT END LIKE GROUND BEEF

baron of beef
barrier reef
bully beef
coral reef
corned beef
fringing reef
Great Barrier Reef
keef
Kobe beef
roast beef
salt beef
shereef
skeef
the Reef

Synonyms and antonyms of ground beef in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «ground beef» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GROUND BEEF

Find out the translation of ground beef to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of ground beef from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «ground beef» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

碎牛肉
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Carne molida
570 millions of speakers

English

ground beef
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ग्राउंड बीफ़
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

اللحم المفروم
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

говяжий фарш
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

carne moída
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

নিচের দিকের গরুর মাংস
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

boeuf haché
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Daging lembu
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Hackfleisch
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

牛のひき肉
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

쇠고기
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Daging sapi dhasar
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

thịt bò
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தரையில் மாட்டிறைச்சி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ग्राउंड गोमांस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

dana kıyma
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

carne di manzo macinata
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

mielona wołowina
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

яловичий фарш
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

carne de vită
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

μοσχαρίσιο κιμά
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

grond beesvleis
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

köttfärs
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

kjøttdeig
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ground beef

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GROUND BEEF»

The term «ground beef» is quite widely used and occupies the 35.298 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GROUND BEEF» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about ground beef

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QUOTES WITH «GROUND BEEF»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word ground beef.
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Eric Schlosser
Yes, a cheeseburger and fries is probably my favourite meal. But I don't eat ground beef anymore.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GROUND BEEF»

Discover the use of ground beef in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ground beef and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Country Ground Beef
A meaty roundup of over 300 recipes...soups, sandwiches, casseroles, meat loaves and many more hearty family favorites!
Linda Piepenbrink, Reiman Publications, 1996
2
101 Things to Do with Ground Beef
Here are 101 easy and delicious recipes to make the most out of ground chuck, hamburger, and turkeyburger. Included are recipes for appetizers, side dishes, soups, sandwiches, burgers, meat loaf, main dishes, and more.
Stephanie Ashcraft, 2006
3
Taste of Home Ground Beef Cookbook
445 RECIPES UTILIZING GROUND BEEF.
Julie Schnittka, Reader's Digest Editors, 2005
4
Escherichia coli O157:H7 in Ground Beef:: Review of a Draft ...
USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is formulating risk assessments to identify important foodborne hazards; evaluate potential strategies to prevent, reduce, or eliminate those hazards; assess the effects of different ...
Farm-to-Table Process Risk Assessment, Committee on the Review of the USDA E. coli O157:H7, Institute of Medicine, 2002
5
Consumer Preferences for Fat Content in Ground Beef
Beef is considered less healthy than its two closest competitors: pork and poultry.
Natalie Nichol Wilson, 2007
6
Intrinsic Factors Affecting Ground Beef Color Stability
Isolating and managing muscle sources enable meat processors to better manage ground beef based upon intrinsic factors affecting ground beef color stability.
Christopher R. Raines, 2008
7
An Evaluation of the Food Safety Requirements of the Federal ...
The book finds that although the safety requirements could be strengthened using scientific concepts, the prevention of future outbreaks of foodborne disease will depend on eliminating contamination during production and ensuring meat is ...
Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources, Committee on an Evaluation of the Food Safety Requirements of the Federal Purchase Ground Beef Program, Division on Earth and Life Studies, 2010
8
Ground Beef Recipes
A collection of recipes celebrating the versatility of the popular ingredient
Jean Paré, 2006
9
Home-Prepared Dog and Cat Diets
Dog Diets by Protein Source Beef, Ground Ground Beef and Rice 280 Ground Beef and Pasta 281 Ground Beef and Potato 282 Ground Beef and Quinoa 283 Ground Beef and Rice 297 Ground Beef and Rice 301 Ground Beef and Potato 306 ...
Patricia Schenck, 2010
10
Cooking with Ground Beef: A Collection of Best Ground Beef ...
Here are sample recipes from this cookbook: All American Hot Dish Apple Meatloaf Baked Pizza Sandwich Barbecue Hamburger Patties Basic Hamburgers Batter Dipped Fondue Meatballs Beef Noodle Bake Beef Pita (Greek Style) Beef Taco Salad Beef ...
Lily Hughes, 2014

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GROUND BEEF»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ground beef is used in the context of the following news items.
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Locals weigh in on rising cost of beef
The high price of cattle has led to soaring beef prices in stores across the country, with the average ground beef cost at $12.64 per kilogram, ... «Northumberland Today, Jul 15»
2
Cincinnati Hot Dog Chilli
Cincinnati Chili Dog Make your own Cincinnati Chili dog with items from your local Food Lion! 2 lbs ground beef 2 cups chopped onions 4 cups ... «WSLS, Jul 15»
3
Cheetah cubs celebrate birthday at the Safari Park
The cakes also were topped with a "candle" that was created from ground beef and frozen blood, sprinkled with chunks of meat. Zoo officials ... «CBS 8 San Diego, Jul 15»
4
Scientist works on taste, texture and color of lab-produced hamburger
... who is refining what he already sees as a patty consistent in look, texture and color to a traditional ground beef burger but lacking in taste. «Phys.Org, Jul 15»
5
5 Recipes to Rock National French Fry Day
The fiery mix of ground beef, pepper, onion and Sriracha, packs the perfect punch on crisp waffle fries. Load the fiery mix onto a pan of fries, ... «ABC News, Jul 15»
6
Potato concept falls flat at Trinity Groves, but looks for growth …
... choose between baked or fried “flattened” sweet or regular potatoes and then add toppings such as vegetables, steak, ground beef, chicken, ... «Dallas Business Journal, Jul 15»
7
Restaurant review: Casa De Nana in Springfield
Among the "apertivo" can be found Mexi-Skins (potato skins stuffed with spicy ground beef -- $8.50), a tortilla-based Mazatlan Pizza ($9.50), ... «MassLive.com, Jul 15»
8
Red Cup Cooks: Onion-and-bacon-wrapped meatloaf softballs
Whatever you prefer to call these hefty alloys of ground beef, onion and bacon -- "barbecue meatball onion bombs" is a bit violent for my tastes ... «Red Cup Rebellion, Jul 15»
9
Is Feedlot Beef Bad for the Environment?
... over the years, using 12% less water still means that it still takes approximately 1,760 gallons of water to produce each pound of ground beef. «Wall Street Journal, Jul 15»
10
3 tips for stretching your beef-buying dollar this summer
Don't use extra-lean ground beef to make burgers. The cheaper cuts are juicier anyway. 2. Don't be fooled by terms like Angus — it may be just ... «CBC.ca, Jul 15»

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