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ramen (ˈrɑmən )

Definitions

plural noun

  1. ([sometimes with sing. v.]) Japanese noodles of wheat flour, usually served in broth with pieces of vegetables and meat

Word Origin

Jpn

Example Sentences Including 'ramen'

I lived off those little packages of Oriental ramen noodles, dried mushrooms, dried shrimp.
Annie Proulx THE SHIPPING NEWS (2002)

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