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 (jo͞o′lē-ĕn′, zhü-lyĕn′)
Consommé or broth garnished with long thin strips of vegetables.
Cut into long thin strips: julienne potatoes.
tr.v. ju·li·enned, ju·li·enn·ing, ju·li·ennes
To cut (food) into long thin strips.

[French, probably from the name Julienne.]


(Cookery) (of vegetables) cut into thin shreds
(Cookery) a clear consommé to which a mixture of such vegetables has been added
[French, from name Jules, Julien, or Julienne]


(ˌdʒu liˈɛn)

1. Also, ju`li•enned′. (of food, esp. vegetables) cut into thin strips or small, matchlike pieces.
2. julienne vegetables used as a garnish.
3. a clear soup garnished with julienne vegetables.
[1835–45; < French, generic use of Julienne woman's name]


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To cut vegetables into fine strips.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.julienne - a vegetable cut into thin strips (usually used as a garnish)
veg, vegetable, veggie - edible seeds or roots or stems or leaves or bulbs or tubers or nonsweet fruits of any of numerous herbaceous plant
2.julienne - a clear soup garnished with julienne vegetables
soup - liquid food especially of meat or fish or vegetable stock often containing pieces of solid food
Verb1.julienne - cut into long thin strips; "julienne the potatoes"
cut - separate with or as if with an instrument; "Cut the rope"
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