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"mincemeat" in British English

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mincemeatnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈmɪns.miːt/ us /ˈmɪns.miːt/

a sweet, spicy mixture of small pieces of apple, dried fruit, and nuts (but not meat), often eaten at Christmas in mince pies

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

"mincemeat" in American English

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mincemeatnoun [ U ]

us /ˈmɪnsˌmit/

a sweet, spicy mixture of small pieces of apple, raisins, and other fruit that is cooked in pastry

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