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Definition(s):

  • (n) a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States

Usage(s):

  1. In New York it is a hero sandwich; in the South, it is known, unheroically, as a poor boy.
  2. An extension of cradling is the hero sandwich: the whole group, often as many as 35 persons, cuddle together in a formation rather like the football huddle, but far more intimate.

News

  • Hero Sandwiches-Gundersen Health System

    Roasted Vegetable Hero Sandwiches Makes 4 sandwiches Getting started Equipment you will need: baking sheet, knife, cutting board Preheat oven to 425° Do right away when you get home: Action step 1 Ingredients 4 plum tomatoes
    on June 27, 2013     Source: WKBT La Crosse

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