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Definitions for porterhouse
ˈpɔr tərˌhaʊs, ˈpoʊr-; -ˌhaʊ zɪzporter·house

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. porterhouse, porterhouse steaknoun

    large steak from the thick end of the short loin containing a T-shaped bone and large piece of tenderloin


  1. porterhousenoun

    A public house where porter was sold; often also served steaks, chops etc

  2. porterhousenoun

    A cut of beef taken from the thick end of the short loin; it has a T-shaped bone and a large piece of tenderloin; a porterhouse steak


  1. porterhouse

    A porterhouse is a type of steak that is cut from the rear end of the short loin and includes a T-shaped bone with meat on both sides. The larger portion of the steak contains a section of the tenderloin, while the smaller portion contains a section of the top loin (also known as the New York Strip Steak). It is a high-quality, flavorful cut of meat that is often grilled or broiled.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Porterhousenoun

    a house where porter is sold

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of porterhouse in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of porterhouse in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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