What does fondue mean?

Definitions for fondue
fɒnˈdu, -ˈdyufon·due

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fondue, fondu(noun)

    cubes of meat or seafood cooked in hot oil and then dipped in any of various sauces

  2. fondue, fondu(noun)

    hot cheese or chocolate melted to the consistency of a sauce into which bread or fruits are dipped

Wiktionary

  1. fondue(Noun)

    A dish made of melted cheese, chocolate etc., or of a boiling liquid into which food can be dipped.

  2. fondue(Verb)

    To prepare or serve as a fondue.

  3. Origin: From fondue, from fondre.

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  1. Fondue

    Fondue is a Swiss, French, and Italian dish of melted cheese served in a communal pot over a portable stove, and eaten by dipping long-stemmed forks with bread into the cheese. It was promoted as a Swiss national dish by the Swiss Cheese Union in the 1930s, and was popularized in North America in the 1960's. Since the 1950s, the name "fondue" has been generalized to other dishes in which a food is dipped into a communal pot of hot liquid: chocolate fondue, in which pieces of fruit are dipped into a melted chocolate mixture, and fondue bourguignonne, in which pieces of meat are cooked in hot oil.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fondue in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fondue in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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