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salmi

[ sal-mee ]
/ ˈsæl mi /
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noun
a ragout of partially cooked game, as pheasant or woodcock, stewed in wine and butter.
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Origin of salmi

1750–60; <French, short for salmigondis salmagundi
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salmi

salmis

/ (ˈsælmɪ) /

noun plural -mis (-mɪ)
a ragout of game stewed in a rich brown sauce

Word Origin for salmi

C18: from French, shortened form of salmigondis salmagundi
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