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Danish pastry

noun [C] uk   /ˌdeɪ.nɪʃˈpeɪ.stri/ ( US usually Danish) us  
a type of cake for one person, consisting of sweet pastry, often with fruit inside
Translations of “Danish pastry”
in Chinese (Traditional) (常含果料的)丹麥酥皮餅,丹麥酥皮點心…
in Chinese (Simplified) (常含果料的)丹麦酥皮饼,丹麦酥皮点心…
(Definition of Danish pastry from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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