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marinade

[ noun mar-uh-neyd; verb mar-uh-neyd ]
/ noun 藢m忙r 蓹藞ne瑟d; verb 藞m忙r 蓹藢ne瑟d /
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noun
a seasoned liquid, usually of vinegar or wine with oil, herbs, spices, etc., in which meat, fish, vegetables, etc., are steeped before cooking.
meat, fish, vegetables, etc., steeped in it.
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Origin of marinade

1675鈥85; <French <Proven莽al marinado, noun use of feminine past participle of marin谩 to cure meat or fish in brine, verbal derivative of marinmarine

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH marinade

marinade , marinate
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British Dictionary definitions for marinade

marinade

noun (藢m忙r瑟藞ne瑟d)
a spiced liquid mixture of oil, wine, vinegar, herbs, etc, in which meat or fish is soaked before cooking
meat or fish soaked in this liquid
verb (藞m忙r瑟藢ne瑟d)
a variant of marinate

Word Origin for marinade

C17: from French, from Spanish marinada, from marinar to pickle in brine, marinate
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