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ca·fé au lait

 (kă-fā′ ō lā′)
n.
1. Coffee served with hot milk.
2. A light coffee hue. See Note at beignet.

[French : café, coffee + à, with + lait, milk.]

café au lait

(kafe o lɛ)
n
1. (Cookery) coffee with milk
2. (Colours)
a. a light brown colour
b. (as modifier): café-au-lait brocade.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cafe au lait - equal parts of coffee and hot milk
coffee, java - a beverage consisting of an infusion of ground coffee beans; "he ordered a cup of coffee"
Translations
caffè latte
カフェオレ
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