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ni•çoise (nē swäz′; Fr. nē swaz′),USA pronunciation adj.
- Foodin the style of Nice, France.
- Foodgarnished or prepared with tomatoes, and often anchovies, black olives, capers, etc.:salade niçoise.
- Latin -ēnsis -ensis)
- ellipsis of French à la niçoise (niçoise, feminine of niçois, equivalent. to Nice Nice + -ois, Old French -eis
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