bigarade

noun
bi·ga·rade | \ ˌbē-gä-ˈräd \

Definition of bigarade 

2 : a brown sauce flavored with the juice and grated rind of oranges

First Known Use of bigarade

1658, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for bigarade

French, from Occitan bigarrado, from bigarra to variegate

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