See also: pulpë

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin pulpa.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pylp/
  • (file)

NounEdit

pulpe f (plural pulpes)

  1. pulp (various meanings)
    1. pulp; fleshy part of vegetables and fruits [from 1503]
    2. fleshy parts of certain body parts [from 1611]
      pulpe des doigtsfinger pads
      pulpe dentairedental pulp
    3. (cooking, agriculture, manufacturing) pulp, paste (of vegetables, fish, etc.) [from 1765]
    4. (especially Canada) wood pulp (for paper) [from 1858]
      Synonym: pâte à papier

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