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celestine

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

\ˈseləˌstēn, -īn; sə̇ˈlestə̇n\

Definition of celestine

plural

-s

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Origin and Etymology of celestine

German zölestin — more at celestite


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celestine

adjective ce·les·tine \¦selə¦stēn\

Definition of celestine

of food

  1. :  garnished with finely shredded pancakes —usually used postpositively consommé celestine

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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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