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puff pastrynoun [U]

uk   us  
pastry with a lot of ​thinlayers that ​swells to a ​largersize when ​baked
(Definition of puff pastry from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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puff pastrynoun [U]

 us   /ˈpʌf ˌpeɪs·tri/
a ​light pastry made in ​layers with ​butter between them
(Definition of puff pastry from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “puff pastry”
in Chinese (Simplified) 泡夫,松饼,千层酥面团…
in Chinese (Traditional) 泡芙,鬆餅,千層酥麵團…
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