[fl'ɔrəntain] n 1 florentino, florentina. 2 espécie de cetim. 3 acabamento opaco de metal (jóias). • adj 1 florentino, de Florença. 2 Cook servido ou preparado com espinafre. eggs Florentine ovos à florentina.

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  • florentine — ● florentine nom féminin À la florentine, se dit des poissons ou des œufs, présentés sur des épinards étuvés, nappés de sauce Mornay et gratinés. ● florentine (expressions) nom féminin À la florentine, se dit des poissons ou des œufs, présentés… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Florentine — ist ein weiblicher Vorname. Das männliche Pendant hierzu ist Florentin (Florens, Florian). Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Herkunft und Bedeutung 2 Namenstag 3 Bekannte Namensträger …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Florentine — ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating to the city of Florence in Italy. 2) (florentine) (after a noun ) (of a dish) served on a bed of spinach: eggs florentine. ► NOUN 1) a person from Florence. 2) a biscuit consisting mainly of nuts and preserved fruit,… …   English terms dictionary

  • Florentine — Flor en*tine (? or ?; 277), a. [L. Florentinus, fr. Florentia Florence: cf. F. florentin.] Belonging or relating to Florence, in Italy. [1913 Webster] {Florentine mosaic}, a mosaic of hard or semiprecious stones, often so chosen and arranged that …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Florentine — [flôr′ən tēn΄, flôr′əntīn΄] adj. 1. of Florence, Italy, or its people or culture 2. [often f ] designating a metal finish, as for jewelry, with finely incised lines that impart a dull luster 3. [also f ] prepared or served with cooked spinach,… …   English World dictionary

  • Florentine — Flor en*tine, n. 1. A native or inhabitant of Florence, a city in Italy. [1913 Webster] 2. A kind of silk. Knight. [1913 Webster] 3. A kind of pudding or tart; a kind of meat pie. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Stealing custards, tarts, and florentines.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Florentine [1] — Florentine, weiblicher Vorname, s.u. Florian …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Florentine [2] — Florentine, 1) (fr., spr. Floranglin), ein dem florentinischen in Frankreich nachgemachter Atlas; 2) glattes u. geköpertes Seidenzeug zu Beinkleidern; 3) starker Wollenstoff von Yorkshire …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Florentine — Florentine, leichter Seidenstoff …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Florentine — 1540s, lit. of or pertaining to the Italian city of FLORENCE (Cf. Florence), from L. Florentinus, from Florentia (see FLORENCE (Cf. Florence)). Earliest reference is to a type of textile fabric …   Etymology dictionary

  • Florentine — A dress fabric woven in a 9 shaft weave as shown herewith. Made in several widths from 56 in. to 72 in., about 70 ends and 56 picks per inch, 2/50 s super cotton warp, and 16 s alpaca weft. Shipped to the Argentine and also a home trade fabric …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

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