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printanier

[French pran-ta-nyey] /French prɛ̃ taˈnyeɪ/
adjective
1.
(of food) prepared or garnished with mixed fresh vegetables.
Also, printanière
[French pran-ta-nyer] /French prɛ̃ taˈnyɛr/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of printanier
1860-1865
1860-65; < French: literally, of spring, Middle French, equivalent to Old French prin(s)tan(s) spring (< Latin prīmum tempus literally, first season; see prime, temporal1) + -ier -ier2
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  • Panchaud, alias printanier, alias Bigrenaille, executed Thenardier's order.

    Les Misrables Victor Hugo

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