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[bal-uh-teen, bal-uh-teen; French ba-law-teen] /ˈbæl əˌtin, ˌbæl əˈtin; French ba lɔˈtin/
noun, plural ballottines
[bal-uh-teenz, bal-uh-teenz; French ba-law-teen] /ˈbæl əˌtinz, ˌbæl əˈtinz; French ba lɔˈtin/ (Show IPA)
a kind of galantine made of meat, poultry, or fish that is stuffed and rolled and usually served hot.
Origin of ballottine
perhaps < French ballott(é) tossed about (see ballottement) + (galant)ine Unabridged
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