Meaning of eggs Benedict

eggs' Ben'edict

Pronunciation: [key]
— (sometimes l.c.)
  1. a dish consisting of toast or toasted halves of English muffin covered with a thin slice of fried or broiled ham, poached eggs, and a topping of hollandaise sauce.
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