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Eton messnoun [U]

uk   /ˌiː.tən ˈmes/ us   /ˌiː.t̬ən ˈmes/ UK
a sweet, cold dish consisting of pieces of meringue (= the white parts of eggs, beaten, and cooked slowly with sugar) mixed with cream and fruit
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