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streusel

noun [U] uk   /ˈstruː.zəl/ /ˈstrɔɪ-/ mainly US us  
a mixture made with butter, sugar, flour, spices, and sometimes nuts, that is put on the top of some cakes or breads, or a cake made with fruit and this mixture: apple streusel Be sure to cover the fruit with plenty of streusel. I'd like a piece of streusel and a cup of coffee, please.
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