Definition of 'wellington'

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Her beef wellington was indeed very tender. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Book a table for beef wellington or just stop by for a fearsome martini. Times, Sunday Times (2006) Beef wellington is one of my favourites. Times, Sunday Times (2014)We donned our wellington boots and carried our high heels. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But might his lasting legacy to gardeners be to help invent a cleaner wellington boot? Times, Sunday Times (2015)Its star product is beef wellington. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He wears wellington boots, having given his last pair of shoes to a refugee. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In our house, beef wellington is the most requested dish. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It's also the only one to feature wellington boots the size of a shed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Pop the beef wellington into the fridge for 30 minutes and then heat the oven to 200C. Times, Sunday Times (2013)My father's friend would walk across fields to catch the 8.30am train in wellington boots. Times, Sunday Times (2014)For a period I went to school in my mother's wellington boots as my mother would not accept handouts. Times, Sunday Times (2006)

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