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Hot Dog Bun

Hot Dog Bun. A soft, elongated bun (q.v.), weighing approximately 2 oz. and made of yeasted dough (q.v.) of somewhat richer composition than that of regular white pan bread (q.v.). It is almost exclusively used for a sandwich (q.v.) that consists of the split bun and a specific type of heated sausage, variably known as a hot dog, a Wiener or a Frankfurter, and is usually eaten with mustard or some spicy garnish.