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Caesar salad (n.)

1952, said to be named not for the emperor, but for Cesar Cardini, restaurant owner in Tijuana, Mexico, who is said to have served the first one c. 1924.

updated on October 10, 2017

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Definitions of Caesar salad from WordNet

Caesar salad (n.)
typically having fried croutons and dressing made with a raw egg;
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