Definition of

Cafe Au Lait

  1. (noun, food) equal parts of coffee and hot milk

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Alternate forms of Cafe Au Lait

Hypernyms: coffee, java

Origin of the word Cafe Au Lait

  1. 1763, from Fr. caf? au lait, lit. "coffee with milk," from lait "milk" (12c.), from V.L. lactis, from L. lactis (see lactation). more

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