Definition of mangetout in English:

mangetout

Line breaks: mange|tout
Pronunciation: /ˈmɒ̃ʒtuː, -ˈtuː/

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noun (plural same or mangetouts pronunc. same)

British
  • A pea of a variety with an edible pod, eaten when the pod is young and flat.

Origin

early 19th century: from French, literally 'eat all'.

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