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ballotine

Line breaks: bal|lo¦tine
Pronunciation: /ˈbalətiːn/

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Definition of ballotine in English:

noun

A piece of roasted meat which has first been boned, stuffed, and folded or rolled into an egg-like shape.

Origin

mid 19th century: French, ultimately from balle 'a package of goods'.

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