chinois

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English[edit]

A chinois

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From French chinois

Noun[edit]

chinois (plural chinoises)

  1. (cooking) A fine-meshed conical strainer
    • 2007 February 21, “Recipe: Maple Crema”:
      Strain through a chinois or fine-meshed sieve to remove any lumps of yolk.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Chine +‎ -ois

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Noun[edit]

chinois m (uncountable)

  1. Chinese (language)
  2. Greek (something difficult to understand)

Adjective[edit]

chinois m (feminine chinoise, masculine plural chinois, feminine plural chinoises)

  1. Chinese (relating to China)

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