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lobster thermidor

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A dish consisting of cooked lobster meat mixed with a cream sauce, put into a lobster shell, sprinkled with cheese, and browned.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A creamy, cheesy mixture of cooked lobster meat, egg yolks, and brandy or sherry, stuffed into a lobster shell, and optionally served with an oven-browned cheese crust.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a dish of lobster meat cooked with a rich creamy wine sauce, stuffed back into the lobster shell, sprinkled with grated cheese, and browned.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. diced lobster mixed with Mornay sauce placed back in the shell and sprinkled with grated cheese and browned

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

After French Thermidor, the 11th month of the calendar used during the French Revolution : Greek thermē, heat; see therm + Greek dōron, gift; see dō- in Indo-European roots.

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