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celestine

noun cel·es·tine
variants: or coelestine \ˈseləˌstēn, -īn; sə̇ˈlestə̇n\

Definition of celestine

plural -s

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Origin and Etymology of celestine

German zölestin


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celestine

adjective ce·les·tine \ ¦selə¦stēn \

Definition of celestine

of food
:garnished with finely shredded pancakes usually used postpositively
  • consommé celestine

Origin and Etymology of celestine

French célestine (in à la célestine in the Celestine manner) Celestine (“of an order of monks”), after Pope Celestine (French Célestine) V (Pietro di Murrone or Morone) †1296, its founder


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