Etymology
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burger (n.)

1939, American English, shortened from hamburger (q.v.).

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Definitions of burger
1
burger (n.)
a sandwich consisting of a fried cake of minced beef served on a bun, often with other ingredients;
Synonyms: hamburger / beefburger
2
Burger (n.)
United States jurist appointed chief justice of the United States Supreme Court by Richard Nixon (1907-1995);
Synonyms: Warren Burger / Warren E. Burger / Warren Earl Burger
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