carte du jour

[ kahrt duh -zhoor, doo, dyoo; French kart dy -zhoor ]
/ ˈkɑrt də ˈʒʊər, du, dyu; French kart dü ˈʒur /

noun, plural cartes du jour [kahrts duh -zhoor, doo, dyoo; French kart dy -zhoor]. /ˈkɑrts də ˈʒʊər, du, dyu; French kart dü ˈʒur/.

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Origin of carte du jour

1935–40; <French: menu of the day
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British Dictionary definitions for carte du jour

carte du jour
/ (ˈkɑːt də ˈʒʊə, duː, French kart dy ʒur) /

noun plural cartes du jour (ˈkɑːts də ˈʒʊə, duː, French kart dy ʒur)

a menu listing dishes available on a particular day

Word Origin for carte du jour

French, literally: card of the day
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