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French breadnoun [U]

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a type of usually white bread in the form of a long, thin stick with a hard outer layer
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Translations of “French bread”
in Chinese (Traditional) 法式麵包,法棍(一種長條狀脆皮麵麵包)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 法式面包,法棍(一种长条状脆皮白面包)…
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