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Usage examples for galantine

  1. The galantine of chicken and the selection of hors d'oeuvre would not have disgraced the table of the Cataract Hotel at Assuan. – There was a King in Egypt by Norma Lorimer
  2. The galantine passes from hand to hand. – Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand
  3. There is the half- ironical ballad to Rosamond, a young beauty whom he must be content to admire now from afar, yet upon whom he dotes even so- Was never pike wallowed in galantine As I in love am wallowed and y- bound. – Chaucer and His England by G. G. Coulton
  4. Madame Wachner had suddenly become very serious, her stout red face was set in rather grim, grave lines; and twice, as Sylvia was eating the little piece of galantine which had been placed on her plate by L'Ami Fritz, she looked up and caught her hostess's eyes fixed on her with a curious, alien scrutiny. – The Chink in the Armour by Marie Belloc Lowndes
  5. By nine o'clock plates of food were displayed for sale at prices ranging from three to five sous, their contents comprising slices of meat, scraps of game, heads and tails of fishes, bits of galantine, stray vegetables, and, by way of dessert, cakes scarcely cut into, and other confectionery. – The Fat and the Thin by Emile Zola
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