a former United Nations Trust Territory in W Africa, administered by France (1946–60), now the independent republic of Togo
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noun 1. a former association of France and its overseas territories, colonies, and protectorates as constituted in 1946: superseded by the French Community in 1958. noun 1. a union of France with its dependencies (1946–58): replaced by the French Community
- French vanilla
noun a strong vanilla flavor or aroma, possibly from vanilla grains Examples Haagen-Dazs French vanilla Word Origin from the French style of making ice cream custard base with vanilla beans, cream, and egg yolks
- French vermouth
noun 1. a dry aromatic white wine Also called French