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Definition of mornay adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

mornay

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˈmɔːn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmɔːrn//
 
 
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a mornay sauce is made with cheese, milk and butter fish in mornay sauce eggs mornay Word Originperhaps named after Mornay, the eldest son of the 19th-cent. French chef Joseph Voiron, who apparently invented the sauce.
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