larousse larousse

Definition(s):

  • (n) French lexicographer (1817-1875)

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  • The Italian rizzoli-larousse encyclopedia was forced to amend its entry on autism last year because of an outcry over the original definition.

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  • Stocking up on broth

    Once upon a time, stock was considered so important to cooking that the French called it fond de cuisine: the foundation. But they also considered most stockmaking the province of what the essential reference Larousse Gastronomique calls "cooking in the grand manner," meaning at the restaurant level.
    on July 31, 2013     Source: Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

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