souffle definition by Webster's New World
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Med. a soft, blowing sound heard on auscultation
Origin: French ; from souffler, to blow: see soufflé
souffle definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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A light, fluffy baked dish made with egg yolks and beaten egg whites combined with various other ingredients and served as a main dish or sweetened as a dessert.
Origin: French, from past participle of souffler, to puff up, from Old French soffler, from Latin sufflāre : sub-, sub- + flāre, to blow; see bhlē- in Indo-European roots.
souffle - Medical Definition
A soft blowing sound heard on auscultation.