Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of roe.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Avenida Niños Héroes is famous for its selection of tiles and bathroom furniture.

    Mexican Bathroom fixtures

  • At the end of Paseo de los Héroes is the beautiful tile-work of El Torre Minarete, a true Moorish minaret covered in white tile with blue and green designs.

    Tijuana, a taste of Mexico

  • One of the fish roes is in a container twice the size of the other … I’m trying to remember back and it’s probably the one with the larger sized eggs in the larger container.

    Emily’s Roll - Sushi Day - Sushiday.com

  • Females, or "roes," can actually hit the eight-pound mark.

    F&S Hook Shots, Episode 1: American Shad

  • In Marcel Rouff's classic French novel "The Passionate Epicure," the protagonist wows his dinner guests by floating artichoke hearts "… like treasure islands … laden with a butter-fried-stuffing in which carps 'roes and mushrooms were mashed up together with cream" atop the broth and serves the dish along with an entire foie gras poached in Chambertin.

    The Pi

  • He liked thick giblet soup, nutty gizzards, a stuffed roast heart, liver slices fried with crustcrumbs, fried hencod's roes.

    Bloomsday 2010: 'Ulysses' Celebrated Around The World (PHOTOS, POLL)

  • He liked thick giblet soup, nutty gizzards, a stuffed foast heart, liver slices fried with crustcrumbs, fried hencod's roes.

    Ellen Kanner: Bloomsday: Celebrate James Joyce With A Meatless Recipe

  • Whatever it lacks in coherence – a meal can take you in various directions – it makes up for in panache: a recent meal there took in herring roes on toast, Chinese-style spare ribs, sautéed lemon sole, and poussin, followed by a white chocolate parfait.

    The 20 best places to eat in Britain this summer

  • Patrick McMullan = = Photo - EUGENE MIM/PatrickMcMullan. com = = Actresses Tracee Ellis Ross, host A crowd that included actresses Gabrielle Union, Lynn Whitfield and Kerry Washington celebrated the magazine's 40th anniversary at the Mandarin Oriental on Monday and paid tribute to "she-roes."

    A 'She-ro' Salute to Other 'She-roes'

  • Thy two breasts are like two young roes that are twins.

    WHEN THE HEAVENS FALL

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