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  • n  an appetizer consisting usually of a thin slice of bread or toast spread with caviar or cheese or other savory food

  • Mine is that airline ad: the snack served by an obsequious wench to a young couple, she eyeing ecstatically the cucumber canape, he admiring wistfully the hostess.
  • The procedure feels clumsy and imprecise you can't just spear a specific little chunk of content, like a canape with a toothpick, and chuck it into the device for later .
  • Soon Queen Marie sped back to the White House and was entertained at a state banquet: anchovy canape; consomme; lobster in cream; filet mignon; salad; ice cream; fruit; coffee.

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