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[luhn-chuh-net] /ˌlʌn tʃəˈnɛt/

a small restaurant or lunchroom where light meals are served.
(US & Canadian) a café or small informal restaurant where light meals and snacks are served

type of restaurant, 1906, American English, from luncheon + diminutive ending -ette.


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