Meaning of Cornichon

Cor•ni•chon

Pronunciation: (kôr'ni-shon"), [key]
— n.
  1. a black vinifera grape grown for table use.
  2. the vine itself.
  3. (l.c.) a cucumber pickle; gherkin.
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