Definition of fleur de sel in English:

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fleur de sel

Pronunciation: /ˈflər də ˈsel/ /ˈflo͝or/

noun

French sea salt.
Example sentences
  • The last one-third stayed rather simple, with just added fleur de sel or French exquisite sea salt.
  • He favors sel gris, fleur de sel, and a fine sea salt.
  • I also like to add a few flecks of fleur de sel, the very good sea salt from Brittany.

Origin

French, literally 'flower of salt'.

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Syllabification: fleur de sel

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