baguette (3)



  • A narrow, relatively long rectangular shape.
  • A gem cut in such a shape.
  • A variety of bread that is long and narrow in shape.
  • A small molding, like the astragal, but smaller; a bead.
  • One of the minute bodies seen in the divided nucleoli of some Infusoria after conjugation.
  • A French person, or a person of French descent.


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  • Borrowed from French baguette ("stick"), from Italian bacchetta.

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