billi-bi
also billy-bi noun Etymology: French, alteration of Billy B., perhaps from William B. Leeds, Jr. died 1972 American industrialist Date: 1961 a soup of mussel stock, white wine, and cream served hot or cold

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  • Billi Bi — /bil ee bee , bee / a rich soup of mussels, cream, shallots, and white wine. Also, billi bi [ < F, perh. < E Billy B., of uncert. identity] * * * …   Universalium

  • Billi Bi — /bil ee bee , bee / a rich soup of mussels, cream, shallots, and white wine. Also, billi bi [ < F, perh. < E Billy B., of uncert. identity] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Billi Bi — Bil•li Bi or bil•li bi [[t]ˈbɪl i ˌbi, ˈbi[/t]] n. coo a rich soup of mussels, cream, shallots, and white wine • Etymology: < F, perh. < EBilly B., of uncert. identity …   From formal English to slang

  • billi-bi — bil·li bi …   English syllables

  • billi-bi — …   Useful english dictionary

  • billy-bi — noun see billi bi …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • billy-bi — noun see billi bi …   Useful english dictionary

  • bilja- — *bilja , *biljam germ., stark. Neutrum (a): nhd. Haue, Beil, Schwert; ne. axe, sword; Rekontruktionsbasis: ae., as., ahd.; Hinweis: s. *billa ; Etymologie: s. ing …   Germanisches Wörterbuch

  • billa- Ⅰ — *billa , *billam germ., stark. Neutrum (a): nhd. Haue, Beil, Streitaxt, Schwert; ne. axe, sword; Rekontruktionsbasis: ae., as., ahd.; Hinweis: s. *bilja ; Etymologie: s. ing …   Germanisches Wörterbuch

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