Parmentier

adjective
Par·​men·​tier | \ pȧrmäⁿ‧tyā \
variants: or less commonly Parmentière \ -​yer \

Definition of Parmentier

: prepared or served with potatoes chipped beef Parmentier

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History and Etymology for Parmentier

French parmentier (feminine parmentière), from Antoine A. Parmentier †1813 French horticulturist who popularized the cultivation of potatoes in France

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“Parmentier.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Parmentier. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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