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goujon

[ goo-juhn ]
/ ˈgu dʒən /
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noun, plural gou·jons, (especially collectively) gou·jon.
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Origin of goujon

1880–85, Americanism;<Louisiana French, French: gudgeon1

Other definitions for goujon (2 of 2)

Goujon
[ goo-zhawn ]
/ guˈʒɔ̃ /

noun
Jean [zhahn], /ʒɑ̃/, c1510–c1568, French sculptor.
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British Dictionary definitions for goujon

goujon
/ (ˈɡuːʒɒn) /

noun
a small strip of fish or chicken, coated in breadcrumbs and deep-fried

Word Origin for goujon

French, literally: gudgeon
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