yakitori

Pronunciation: [yah-kee-TOH-ree]

A Japanese term meaning "grilled" (yaki) "fowl" (tori), usually referring to small pieces of marinated chicken that are skewered and grilled.

From The Food Lover's Companion, Fourth edition by Sharon Tyler Herbst and Ron Herbst. Copyright © 2007, 2001, 1995, 1990 by Barron's Educational Series, Inc.

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