baguette

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English[edit]

baguette (3)

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French baguette (stick)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

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baguette (plural baguettes)

  1. a narrow, relatively long rectangular shape
  2. a gem cut in such a shape
  3. a variety of bread that is long and narrow in shape
  4. (architecture) A small molding, like the astragal, but smaller; a bead.
  5. (zoology) One of the minute bodies seen in the divided nucleoli of some Infusoria after conjugation.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian bacchetta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

baguette f (plural baguettes)

  1. baguette, French stick (the bread)
    J'achète une baguette tous les jours.
    I buy a baguette every day.
  2. chopstick
    Les japonais mangent avec des baguettes.
    The Japanese eat with chopsticks.
  3. (music) drumstick; (conductor's) baton
    Ringo est un maître des baguettes.
    Ringo is a drumstick master.
  4. wand
    Gwenda a agité sa baguette magique.
    Gwenda waved her magic wand.

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