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eschalot

[esh-uh-lot, esh-uh-lot]
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noun
  1. shallot.
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Origin of eschalot

1695–1705; < French, Middle French eschalotte, diminutive of eschaloigne scallion
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eschalot

noun
  1. another name for a shallot
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Word Origin

C18: from Old French eschalotte a little scallion
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