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A small, very thin loaf of French bread.
- ‘Use one ficelle (a thin baguette) - alternatively, use a regular baguette or slices of Italian bread.’
- ‘And now, just a few days ago, on a visit to the recently reborn Elements café at Lyall Bay, I enjoyed a chewy, flour-dusted ficelle, filled with baby spinach leaves, sliced tomatoes, a trickle of mayonnaise and slices of mild soft cheese.’
French twine, string.
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.