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boudin noir

[French boo-dan nwar] /French bu dɛ̃ ˈnwar/
noun
1.
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Origin
< French: black sausage

boudin

[boo-dan] /buˈdɛ̃/
noun, plural boudins
[boo-dan; English boo-danz] /buˈdɛ̃; English buˈdɛ̃z/ (Show IPA).
French Cookery.
1.
a blood sausage (boudin noir) or sometimes a white sausage (boudin blanc) made of chicken, pork, or veal.
Origin
1795-1805, Americanism; < Louisiana French, French: sausage; Old French, of obscure origin
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British Dictionary definitions for boudin-noir

boudin

/French budɛ̃/
noun
1.
a French version of a black pudding
Word Origin
C20: French

Boudin

/French budɛ̃/
noun
1.
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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