jambon

Pronunciation: [zha<em>n</em><em>N</em>]

French for "ham." Jambon fumé is smoked ham, jambon cru is raw ham.

From The Food Lover's Companion, Fourth edition by Sharon Tyler Herbst and Ron Herbst. Copyright © 2007, 2001, 1995, 1990 by Barron's Educational Series, Inc.

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