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fricassee

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈfrɪk.ə.siː/ us  
a dish made of pieces of meat, especially chicken or veal (= meat from young cows) cooked and served in a white sauce
Translations of “fricassee”
in Chinese (Traditional) 白汁肉塊(尤用雞肉或小牛肉烹製)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 白汁肉块(尤用鸡肉或小牛肉烹制)…
(Definition of fricassee from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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