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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of various baked foods made of dough or batter; A dough of flour and water and shortening.

Usage examples (39)
  • SO delicious, the pastry is absolutely amazing, it no wonder why people die for this stuff!
  • Press down gently until pastry is relatively flat.
  • Remove the puff pastry from the package and lay out.
  • The bottom of the pastry is shortcrust, the top puff. for more
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