madrilène

[ mad-ruh-len, -leyn, mad-ruh-len, -leyn ]
/ ˈmæd rəˌlɛn, -ˌleɪn, ˌmæd rəˈlɛn, -ˈleɪn /

noun

a consommé flavored with tomato, frequently jelled and served cold.

Nearby words

  1. madreporite,
  2. madrid,
  3. madrigal,
  4. madrigalist,
  5. madrileño,
  6. madrone,
  7. madroña,
  8. madroño,
  9. madtom,
  10. madura

Origin of madrilène

1930–35; < French (consommé) madrilène literally, Madrid consommé; see Madrileño

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British Dictionary definitions for madrilene

madrilène

/ (ˈmædrɪˌlɛn, -ˌleɪn, French madrilɛn) /

noun

a cold consommé flavoured with tomato juice

Word Origin for madrilène

shortened from French (consommé) madrilène from Spanish madrileño of or from Madrid

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