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macédoine

Line breaks: ma¦cé|doine
Pronunciation: /ˈmasɪdwɑːn
 
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Definition of macédoine in English:

noun

A mixture of vegetables or fruit cut into small pieces.
Example sentences
  • A macédoine is usually served cold but may be flambéed at room temperature with extra liquor.
  • Almost any cold cooked vegetables on hand may be used for a macédoine salad, and if care is taken in arrangement, they make a very attractive dish.
  • Another worthy choice was the brace of quail: two whole birds, deboned and stuffed with a macédoine of corn, rice, onion and ground Tasso ham.

Origin

French, literally 'Macedonia', with reference to the mixture of peoples in the Macedonian Empire of Alexander the Great.

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