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baguette

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noun ba·guette \ba-ˈget\

Simple Definition of baguette

  • : a long, thin loaf of French bread

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of baguette

  1. 1 :  a gem having the shape of a narrow rectangle; also :  the shape itself

  2. 2 :  a long thin loaf of French bread

Origin and Etymology of baguette

French, literally, rod, from Middle French, from Italian bacchetta, ultimately from Latin baculum staff


First Known Use: 1926


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