(Roget's IV) n.
1. [Ready-to-serve foods].
Varieties of delicatessen food include: cold meats, cold cuts, luncheon meats, salads, cheeses, blintzes, pastries, salami, pastrami, lox, smoked salmon, bologna, turkey, ham, corned beef, roast beef, wurst, bratwurst, knockwurst, liverwurst, kielbasa, smoked meats, sausage, frankfurters, olives, sauerkraut, sauerbraten, hassenpfeffer, pickled peppers, olives, pickled fish, pickled pigs' knuckles, dill pickles, sweet pickles, kosher pickles, gherkins, caviar, lox, knishes, pirogi, anchovies, liver paste, p?t? de foie gras; see also bread 1 , cheese , dessert , fish , fruit 1 , hors d'oeuvre , meat , sausage , roll 4 , roast , wine .
2. [A place that sells delicatessen, sense 1]
Syn. deli*, grocery, charcuterie (French), salumeria (Italian); see market 1 .

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