Pancake Day Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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Pancake Daynoun [C usually singular]

uk   us   UK informal (also Shrove Tuesday, US informal Pancake Tuesday)
the ​day before Lent (= a ​religiousperiod in the ​Christianreligion)starts, when ​pancakes are ​traditionallyeaten
(Definition of Pancake Day from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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