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English definition of “crouton”

crouton

noun [C usually plural]     /ˈkruː.tɒ̃/ US  /-t̬ɑːn/
a small square piece of bread that is fried or toasted (= heated until it is dry and brown), added to soup or a salad just before you eat itBread
(Definition of crouton noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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