en brochette


[broh-shet; French braw-shet]
noun, plural brochettes [broh-shets; French braw-shet] .
a skewer, for use in cookery.
en brochette [en, on; French ahn] on a small spit or skewer: lamb cubes en brochette.

1705–10; < French; Old French brochete. See broach, -ette

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brochette (brɒˈʃɛt, French brɔʃɛt)
a skewer or small spit, used for holding pieces of meat, etc, while roasting or grilling
[C19: from Old French brochete small pointed tool; see broach1]

en brochette (ɑ̃ brɔʃɛt)
adj, —adv
(esp of meat) roasted or grilled on a skewer
[literally: on a skewer]

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