ballotine

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noun bal·lo·tine \¦ba-lō-¦tēn, -lȯ-, -lə-\
variants: less commonly

ballottine

\¦ba-lō-¦tēn, -lȯ-, -lə-\ play

Definition of ballotine

plural

ballotines

or

ballottines

  1. :  boned meat, poultry, or fish that is stuffed with seasoned meats or vegetables, rolled and tied into a bundle shape, and usually braised

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Origin and Etymology of ballotine

French, diminutive of ballotte rolled, stuffed meat, diminutive of balle bundle, from Old French bale — more at bale


First Known Use: 1846


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