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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A fine sheer clothing fabric of silk, rayon, wool, or cotton that resembles muslin and has a crisp finish. Also: A frothy sauce or purTe made so by the addition of whipped cream or beaten egg whites.

Usage examples (34)
  • Also called mousseline buttercream, this frosting is like classic buttercream's dolled-up older sister.
  • Put the mousseline in a pastry bag fitted with a -inch tip.
  • And perhaps a mousseline of chicken with caviare for starters?
  • Make double the basic mousseline using a pound of diced salmon. for more
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