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ramekin

toasted cheese and bread, 1706, from French ramequin (late 17c.), said to be from a Germanic source (compare Middle Low German rom "cream"), from Proto-Germanic *rau(g)ma-, which is of uncertain origin.

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Definitions of ramekin from WordNet

ramekin (n.)
a cheese dish made with egg and bread crumbs that is baked and served in individual fireproof dishes;
Synonyms: ramequin
ramekin (n.)
a small fireproof dish used for baking and serving individual portions;
Synonyms: ramequin
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