Definitions for lo meinˈloʊ ˈmeɪn
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lo meinˈloʊ ˈmeɪn(n.)
a Chinese dish of thin noodles stir-fried with vegetables and usu. meat or shrimp.
Origin of lo mein:
1970–75; < dial. Chin: stirred noodles
a Chinese dish consisting of soft noodles stir fried with vegetables and meat in sauce
Lo mein is a Chinese dish with wheat flour noodles. It often contains vegetables and some type of meat or seafood, usually beef, chicken, pork, shrimp or wontons. Traditionally this is a variation of wonton noodle soup. The soup is simply separated from the noodles and other ingredients, and served on the side.
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