noun, plural terga
[tur-guh] /ˈtɜr gə/ (Show IPA). Zoology.
the dorsal surface of a body segment of an arthropod.
noun (pl) -ga (-ɡə)
a cuticular plate covering the dorsal surface of a body segment of an arthropod Compare sternum (sense 3)
TERIS Teratogen Information System
noun, Japanese Cookery. 1. a dish of grilled slices of beef, chicken, or fish that have been marinated in soy sauce seasoned with sake, ginger, and sugar. adjective 2. prepared in this manner: chicken teriyaki. adjective 1. basted with soy sauce and rice wine and broiled over an open fire noun 2. a dish prepared […]
- Teriyaki marinade
noun See teriyaki sauce
- Teriyaki sauce
noun a sauce made from soy sauce, sake, sugar, ginger, and seasonings and used as a marinade for meats that are then grilled, broiled, or fried; also called teriyaki , teriyaki marinade Word Origin 1961; < Japanese teri gloss + yaki roast