Fondus

fondu

[fon-doo, -dyoo, fon-doo, -dyoo for 1; French fawn-dy for 1, 2]
adjective
1.
fondue ( def 4 ).
noun, plural fondus [French -dy] .
2.
Ballet. a slow bending of the supporting leg.

Origin:
1840–50; < French, past participle of fondre to melt, found3

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fondu

noun
1. cubes of meat or seafood cooked in hot oil and then dipped in any of various sauces [syn: fondue
2. hot cheese or chocolate melted to the consistency of a sauce into which bread or fruits are dipped [syn: fondue
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