Meaning of “flan” in the English Dictionary

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"flan" in British English

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flannoun [ C ]

uk /flæn/ us /flæn/

UK a case of pastry or cake without a top, containing fruit or something savoury (= not sweet) such as cheese:

a cheese and onion flan
a pear flan
a flan dish

US a sweet, soft food made from milk, eggs, and sugar

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