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adjective & adverb
(of food) cooked and served in a paper wrapper.[as postpositive adjective] ‘fish en papillote’
- ‘Make the best salmon en papillote with this easy recipe.’
- ‘Cooking en papillote is a great idea no matter what page is open on the calendar, but it suits summer time surprisingly well.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.