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English definition of “lemon curd”

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lemon curd

noun [U] uk   mainly UK us  
a thick, sweet substance made from lemons, sugar, eggs, and butter that you can spread on bread or cakes
Translations of “lemon curd”
in Chinese (Traditional) 檸檬酪,檸檬凍,檸檬黃油…
in Chinese (Simplified) 柠檬酪,柠檬冻,柠檬黄油…
(Definition of lemon curd from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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