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English definition of “à la mode”

à la mode

adjective     /ˌæl.əˈməʊd/ US  /-ˈmoʊd/
[after verb] old-fashioned in the most modern style or fashionModern and fashionableFashionModern and fashionable [after noun] US served with ice cream: apple pie à la modeCookery terms
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