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English definition of “gratin”

gratin

noun [C or U], adjective [after noun]     /ˈɡræt.æ̃/ US  /ˈɡrɑː.t̬ən/
in cooking, a dish that has a thin layer of cheese and often breadcrumbs on top: aubergine and tomato gratinCookery terms
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