[lahn-goost; English lahng-goost]
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Examples from the Web for langouste
It is highly esteemed for the table, especially in France, where it goes by the name of Langouste.
He ate a small portion of langouste with an exquisite salad, and drank a single glass of chablis.Mademoiselle of Monte Carlo
William Le Queux
Lobster as here served to take the place of the French langouste, tastes much like deviled lobster.
- another name for the spiny lobster
French, from Old Provençal langosta, perhaps from Latin lōcusta lobster, locust
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