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French bread

noun
1.
a yeast-raised bread made of dough containing water and distinguished by its thick, well-browned crust, usually made in long, slender, tapered loaves.
Compare baguette (def 3).
Origin
1680-1690
1680-90
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French bread

noun
1.
white bread in a long slender loaf that is made from a water dough and has a crisp brown crust
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