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drawn butter

noun
1.
melted butter, clarified and often seasoned with herbs or lemon juice.
2.
a sauce of melted butter, flour, vegetable or fish stock, and lemon juice.
Origin of drawn butter
1820-1830
An Americanism dating back to 1820-30
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drawn butter

noun
1.
melted butter often with seasonings
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