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Origin of submarine sandwichso named because its shape resembles that of a modern submarine ()
A large sandwich consisting of a long roll split lengthwise and filled with layers of meat, cheese, tomatoes, lettuce, and condiments. Also called grinder, hero, hoagie; Also called regionally torpedo, wedge, zep.
Origin of submarine sandwichFrom the resemblance of the long roll to the hull of a submarine.
- a sandwich made on a long roll split lengthwise