the former French possessions of Algeria, French Morocco, and Tunisia
noun 1. former name of . noun 1. a former name (until 1958) of French Polynesia
noun 1. a thin, light pancake, usually served with a sweet or savory filling.
- French paradox
noun 1. the theory that the lower incidence of heart disease in Mediterranean countries compared to that in the US is a consequence of the larger intake of flavonoids from red wine in these countries
noun 1. fine, rich, or fancy dessert pastry, especially made from puff paste and filled with cream or fruit preparations. noun 1. a rich pastry made esp from puff pastry and filled with cream, fruit, etc