Parmentier

Parmentier

[pahr-men-tyey; French par-mahn-tyey]
adjective (sometimes lowercase)
(of food) prepared or served with potatoes: potage Parmentier.
Also, Parmentière [pahr-men-tyair; French par-mahn-tyer] .


Origin:
1905–10; named after A. A. Parmentier (1737–1813), French promoter of economic botany

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Parmentier (ˈpɑːmənˌtjeɪ, French parmɑ̃tje)
 
adj
(of soups, etc) containing or garnished with potatoes
 
[C19: named after A. Parmentier (1737--1813), French horticulturist]

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