bouillon cube
noun Date: circa 1922 a cube of evaporated meat extract

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  • bouillon cube — n. a small cube of concentrated stock for making bouillon …   English World dictionary

  • bouillon cube — n AmE a small square made of dried meat or vegetables, used to give a stronger taste to soups British Equivalent: stock cube …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • bouillon cube — bouillon ,cube noun count AMERICAN a small square of dried STOCK (=clear liquid with a meat or vegetable flavor), used for making soups …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Bouillon cube — Différents cubes bouillon, en commençant avec celui au premier plan, contre le sens de l aiguille de la montre : cube bouillon simple (Maggi), cube bouillon (Maggi), bouillon cube de poisson (Knorr, Espagne), bouillon type pot au feu (Maggi) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bouillon cube — Various bouillon cubes A bouillon cube [ˈbuːjɒn kjuːb] (US) or stock cube (Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, UK) is dehydrated bouillon (French for broth) or stock formed into a small cube about 15 mm wide. It is made by dehydrating… …   Wikipedia

  • bouillon cube — noun a cube of evaporated seasoned meat extract • Hypernyms: ↑flavorer, ↑flavourer, ↑flavoring, ↑flavouring, ↑seasoner, ↑seasoning * * * noun, pl ⋯ cubes [count] : a small cube of dried meat or vegetables that is used to add flavor to soup called …   Useful english dictionary

  • bouillon cube — bouil′lon cube n. coo a small compressed cube of dehydrated beef, chicken, or vegetable stock • Etymology: 1930–35 …   From formal English to slang

  • bouillon cube — a small compressed cube of dehydrated beef, chicken, or vegetable stock. [1930 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • bouillon cube — noun (C) AmE a solid piece of dried meat or vegetables used in soups; stock cube BrE …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • bouillon cube — small square of evaporated meat extract …   English contemporary dictionary

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