haustrum haus·trum (hô’strəm)
n. pl. haus·tra (hô’strə)
Any of a series of saccules or pouches, especially of the colon.
[oht] /oʊt/ adjective 1. high-class or high-toned; fancy: an haute restaurant that attracts a monied crowd. 2. high; elevated; upper. adj. French, literally “high,” fem. of haut (see haught). Haute bourgeoisie “the (French) upper-middle class” is from 1888.
[hoh-boi, oh-boi] /ˈhoʊ bɔɪ, ˈoʊ bɔɪ/ noun, plural hautbois. 1. .
[hoh-boi, oh-boi] /ˈhoʊ bɔɪ, ˈoʊ bɔɪ/ noun 1. 1 (def 1). /ˈəʊbɔɪ/ noun 1. Also called hautbois strawberry, haubois (ˈəʊbɔɪ). a strawberry, Fragaria moschata, of central Europe and Asia, with large fruit 2. an archaic word for oboe n. 1570s, from French hautbois “high wood” (15c.; see oboe). The “high” is haut in its secondary […]
- Haut cuisine
n. 1926, French, literally “high(-class) cooking;” see haught + cuisine. Usually in italics until 1960s.