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pho

[fuh]
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noun
  1. a N Vietnamese soup made of beef or chicken stock with rice noodles and thin slices of beef or chicken.
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Origin of pho

perhaps from French (pot-au-)feu pot-au-feu
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pho

noun
  1. a Vietnamese noodle soup
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Word Origin

C20: from Vietnamese, perhaps from French feu fire
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