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NounEdit

filé (uncountable)

  1. A spicy herb made from the dried and ground leaves of the North American sassafras tree (Sassafras albidum) and used in Louisiana Creole cooking.

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NounEdit

filé n

  1. fillet (strip of deboned meat or fish)

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From filer (to turn into (a) thread(s)), from Latin fīlāre, from fīlum (thread).

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filé m (feminine singular filée, masculine plural filés, feminine plural filées)

  1. past participle of filer

NounEdit

filé m (plural filés)

  1. simple or twisted textile thread, as used for needlework
  2. fine, equivalent precious metal thread, used in luxury production
    Les filés d'or et d'argent ont maintes applications en orfèvrerie, couture etc.
    Gold and silver threads have plenty uses in jewelry, fashion etc.

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French filet, ultimately from Latin fīlum (thread).

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NounEdit

filé m (plural filés)

  1. fillet (strip of deboned meat or fish)

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VerbEdit

filé

  1. First-person singular (yo) preterite indicative form of filar.