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julienne

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noun ju·li·enne \ˌjü-lē-ˈen, ˌzhü-\

Definition of julienne

  1. 1 :  a consommé containing julienned vegetables

  2. 2 a :  food (as meat or vegetables) that has been julienned b :  a preparation or garnish of julienned food <a julienne of leeks>

julienne adjective


Origin of julienne

French, short for potage à la julienne, probably from Julienne woman's name


First Known Use: 1841


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julienne

verb ju·li·enne

Definition of julienne

juliennedjulien·ning

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to slice into thin strips about the size of matchsticks <wash and julienne the carrots>



Circa 1930

First Known Use of julienne

circa 1930


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