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ragout


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ragout  \Ra*gout"\  (r[.a]*g[=oo]"),  n.  [F.  rago[^u]t,  fr 
  rago[^u]ter  to  restore  one's  appetite,  fr  L.  pref.  re-  re-  + 
  ad  to  +  gustare  to  taste,  gustus  taste.  See  {Gust}  relish.] 
  A  dish  made  of  pieces  of  meat,  stewed,  and  highly  seasoned; 
  as  a  ragout  of  mutton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  ragout 
  n  :  well-seasoned  stew  of  meat  and  vegetables 




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