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boeuf bourguignon

[bœf boor-gee-nyawn]
noun French Cookery.
  1. beef cubes cooked in red wine with mushrooms, onions, and bacon.
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Origin of boeuf bourguignon

< French: literally, Burgundian beef; see bourguignon
Also called boeuf à la bour·gui·gnonne [bœf a la boor-gee-nyawn] /bœf a la bur giˈnyɔn/.
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British Dictionary definitions for boeuf bourguignon

boeuf bourguignon

  1. a casserole of beef, vegetables, herbs, etc, cooked in red wineAlso called: boeuf à la bourguignonne
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Word Origin

French: Burgundy beef
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