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  • adj. Having a structure similar to that of a sandwich (having two similar parallel planes with a different plane between them)


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  • The suffix "-wich" (mostly meaning "sandwichlike in shape") gets a workout in trade names (Manwich, Chipwich) or to indicate a filling (eggwich, hamwich).

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