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croûte also: croute
Pronunciation: /kʀut/

Translation of croûte in English:

nom féminin

Compounds

croûte continentale

croûte de lait

croûte océanique

croûte terrestre

  • (Géologie)
    earth's crust

Idioms

casser la croûte

[familier]
to have a bite to eat

gagner sa croûte

[familier]
to earn a crust [familier]

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