[ bal-uh-teen, bal-uh-teen; French ba-law-teen ]

noun,plural bal·lot·tines [bal-uh-teenz, bal-uh-teenz; French ba-law-teen]. /ˈbæl əˌtinz, ˌbæl əˈtinz; French ba lɔˈtin/.
  1. 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

Words Nearby ballottine Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023