borrowed from French, from barboter "to dabble, splash about, stir up (water or mud)" (altered from Old French borbeter, bourbouter) + -ine -ine entry 2
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“Barbotine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/barbotine. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.
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