Definition of moo shu pork in US English:

moo shu pork

noun

  • A Chinese dish consisting of shredded pork with vegetables and seasonings, rolled in thin pancakes.

    • ‘When Chinese immigrants invented moo shoo pork, did that mean that they hated traditional dumplings or soups or pot-stickers?’
    • ‘Maybe it's the melancholy of the season or something - isn't some ingredient in moo shoo supposed to cure all known diseases?’
    • ‘When they come in and ask for moo shoo chicken, I tell them to try one of the other places.’

Origin

Chinese mùxu ‘dish containing scrambled egg’.

Pronunciation

moo shu pork

/ˌmo͞o ˌSHo͞o ˈpôrk/