dagwood
dag·wood also Dag·wood (dăgʹwo͝od') n.
A multilayered sandwich with a variety of fillings.
  [After Dagwood Bumstead, a character who made such sandwiches in the comic strip Blondie by Murat Bernard (“Chic”) Young (1901-1973).]

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1. a character in the US strip cartoon Blondie. Dagwood Bumstead is the rich, lazy husband of Blondie. He makes and eats very large sandwiches.
2. (also Dagwood sandwich) n (AmE humor) a large sandwich filled with a variety of meat, cheese, etc.

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