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bourguignonne

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adjective, often capitalized bour·gui·gnonne \ˌbu̇r-gēn-ˈyȯn\

Definition of bourguignonne

  1. :  prepared or served in the manner of Burgundy (as with a sauce made with red wine) <beef bourguignonne>



Variants of bourguignonne

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bourguignon

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Origin and Etymology of bourguignonne

French, from Bourgogne Burgundy


First Known Use: 1936


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