mange-tout

Pronunciation: [mawnzh-TOO]

French for "eat everything," referring to a bean or pea, such as the sugar snap pea, where everything—pod to seed—is edible.

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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