mincer

(min-sé. Le c prend une cédille devant a et o : minçais, minçons) v. a.
Terme de cuisine. Mettre en petits morceaux. Mincer de la viande.
   XIVe s.
   Aiez oignons pelés et mincés, Ménagier, II, 5.
   XVe s.
   Qui soit sans os ni vieilles peaux, tendre geline.... Mainssée de plaisans cousteaux, CH. D'ORL. Rondeau, p. 374.
   Mince.

Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré. . 1872-1877.

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  • Mincer — Min cer, n. One who minces. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • mincer — UK [ˈmɪnsə(r)] / US [ˈmɪnsər] noun [countable] Word forms mincer : singular mincer plural mincers British a machine used for cutting meat into very small pieces. The American word is meat grinder …   English dictionary

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  • mincer — [[t]mɪ̱nsə(r)[/t]] mincers N COUNT A mincer is a machine which cuts meat into very small pieces by forcing it through very small holes. [BRIT] (in AM, use meat grinder) …   English dictionary

  • mincer — mince ► VERB 1) cut up or shred (meat) into very small pieces. 2) walk in an affected manner with short, quick steps and swinging hips. ► NOUN chiefly Brit. ▪ minced meat. ● mince (one s) words Cf. ↑mince words …   English terms dictionary

  • mincer — noun see mince I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • mincer — See mince. * * * …   Universalium

  • mincer — noun a) A kitchen utensil used for mincing meat, etc. b) Someone who minces …   Wiktionary

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