es·​ca·​lope | \ ˈe-skə-ˌlōp How to pronounce escalope (audio) \

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This year her daughter is serving a regional specialty, turkey in a sauce of cream and mushrooms — escalope à la Normande. NBC News, "'I never forget': How this Normandy town remembers the American sacrifice at D-Day 75 years on," 5 June 2019 The French have various kinds of escalopes, the English their cutlets. Wolfgang Puck, Twin Cities, "Wolfgang Puck: When you don’t have time to wait, make this poultry dish, pronto," 27 Apr. 2017

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First Known Use of escalope

1828, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for escalope

French — more at scallop

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