bourguignon

[ boor-geen-yuhn; French boor-gee-nyawn ]
/ ˌbʊər ginˈyʌn; French bur giˈnyɔ̃ /

noun French Cooking.

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Origin of bourguignon

From French, dating back to 1915–20, masculine adj.: of Burgundy
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