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Old 07-10-2007, 05:44 AM   #14
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Originally Posted by Stiney View Post
I'm from NJ and I never heard hamburger called "chopped meat." It's a hamburger. Before it's a hamburger, it's ground beef.

I'm in CT, and people here call hamburger chopped meat as well. However, there are hamburgers that one buys at fast food chains or cook on the grill. One is the ingredient, one is the finished product.

And, purses here are called pocket books. I'm from CA, and never dealt with these terms prior to moving here. Had to learn the lay of the land, the weather, what on earth a 'nor'easter' is, the difference between ice and sleet, and then pocket book vs purse! LOL
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