salmi

salmi

[sal-mee]
noun
a ragout of partially cooked game, as pheasant or woodcock, stewed in wine and butter.
Also, salmis.


Origin:
1750–60; < French, short for salmigondis salamagundi

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salmi or salmis (ˈsælmɪ)
 
n , pl -mis
a ragout of game stewed in a rich brown sauce
 
[C18: from French, shortened form of salmigondissalmagundi]
 
salmis or salmis (ˈsælmɪ, -mɪ)
 
n
 
[C18: from French, shortened form of salmigondissalmagundi]

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