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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Steak.
 
Beef-steak is a slice of beef fried or broiled. In the north of Scotland a slice of salmon fried is called a “salmon-steak.” Also cod and hake split and fried. (Icelandic, steik, steikja, roast.)   1
 


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