Definition of white sauce in English:

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white sauce



[mass noun]
A sauce of flour, melted butter, and milk or cream: fish in white sauce [count noun]: a simple white sauce
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  • Mix the cooked pasta, tomato, white sauce, salt and chilli sauce.
  • The book had no pictures, except on the cover, which showed a large roast of lamb, fish baked in white sauce accompanied by boiled carrots, and a mould of bright red gelatin.
  • Make a white sauce by melting the butter then mixing in the flour.

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