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shortcrust pastry

noun [U] uk   /ˌʃɔːt.krʌstˈpeɪ.stri/ us    /ˌʃɔːrt-/
a type of soft pastry that breaks easilyPastry and pies
(Definition of shortcrust pastry from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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