barquette

noun
bar·​quette | \ bär-ˈket How to pronounce barquette (audio) \

Definition of barquette

: a small boat-shaped pastry shell

First Known Use of barquette

1881, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for barquette

French, diminutive of barque bark (ship)

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“Barquette.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/barquette. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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