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bombe

noun \ ˈbäm , ˈbōⁿ(m)b \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of bombe

: a frozen dessert usually containing ice cream and formed in layers in a mold

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Origin and Etymology of bombe

borrowed from French, literally, "bomb" — more at 1bomb


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bombé

adjective bom·bé \ (ˌ)bäm-ˈbā , (ˌ)bōⁿ- \
variants: or bombe

Definition of bombé

: having outward curving lines usually used of furniture

Origin and Etymology of bombé

French, from bombe


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bombé

medical Definition of bombé

— see iris bombé

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