rillett

noun ril·lett \rə̇ˈlet\
variants: or

rillette

\rə̇ˈlet\

Definition of rillett

plural

-s

  1. :  highly seasoned potted pork

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Origin and Etymology of rillett

French rillette, diminutive of rille piece of pork, from Middle French, dialect variant of reille board, plank, lath, from Latin regula rule, straightedge — more at rule


First Known Use: 1858


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