Meaning of “croissant” in the English Dictionary

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"croissant" in British English

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croissantnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkwæs.ɒ̃/ us /kwɑːˈsɑ̃ː/

a piece of light crescent-shaped pastry, usually eaten in the morning

(Definition of “croissant” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"croissant" in American English

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croissantnoun [ C ]

us /krəˈsɑnt, kwɑˈsɑ̃/

a piece of light bread having a curved shape with two narrow pointed ends:

Pick up some croissants for breakfast tomorrow.

(Definition of “croissant” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)