boudin noir

boudin noir

[French boo-dan nwar]
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< French: black sausage Unabridged


noun, plural boudins [boo-dan; English boo-danz] . French Cookery.
a blood sausage (boudin noir) or sometimes a white sausage (boudin blanc) made of chicken, pork, or veal.

1795–1805, Americanism; < Louisiana French, French: sausage; Old French, of obscure origin Unabridged
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boudin (French budɛ̃)
a French version of a black pudding
[C20: French]

Boudin (French budɛ̃)
Eugène (øʒɛn). 1824--98, French painter: one of the first French landscape painters to paint in the open air; a forerunner of impressionism

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