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julienne

[ joo-lee-en; French zhy-lyen ]
/ 藢d蕭u li藞蓻n; French 蕭眉藞ly蓻n /
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adjective
(of food, especially vegetables) cut into thin strips or small, matchlike pieces.
noun
a clear soup garnished, before serving, with julienne vegetables.
verb (used with object), ju路li路enned, ju路li路en路ning.
to cut (something, especially a vegetable) into thin strips or small, matchlike pieces: I spent a half hour julienning the carrots.
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Origin of julienne

1835鈥45; <French, generic use of Julienne woman's name
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British Dictionary definitions for julienne

julienne
/ (藢d蕭u藧l瑟藞蓻n) /

adjective
(of vegetables) cut into thin shreds
noun
a clear consomm茅 to which a mixture of such vegetables has been added

Word Origin for julienne

French, from name Jules, Julien, or Julienne
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