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bombe

 (bŏm, bôNb)
n.
A dessert consisting of two or more layers of variously flavored ice cream frozen in a round or melon-shaped mold.

[French (from its shape); see bomb.]

bom·bé

 (bŏm′bā′, bôN′-)
adj.
Curving or bulging outward. Used of furniture.

[French, from bombe, bomb; see bomb.]

bombe

(bɒmb)
n
1. (Cookery) Also called: bombe glacée a dessert of ice cream lined or filled with custard, cake crumbs, etc
2. (Cookery) a mould shaped like a bomb in which this dessert is made
[C19: from French, literally: bomb; from its rounded shape]

bombé

(bɒmˈbeɪ; French bɔ̃be)
adj
(Furniture) (of furniture) having a projecting swollen shape
[French, literally: bomb-shaped, from bombe bomb]

bombe

(bɒm, bɔ̃b)

n.
a frozen round mold of ice cream usu. filled with custard.
[1890–95; < French: literally, bomb, from its shape]

bom•bé

(bɒmˈbeɪ, bɔ̃-)

adj.
(of furniture) curving or swelling outward.
[1900–05; < French: literally, rounded like a bomb]
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