shortbread Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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shortbreadnoun [U]

uk   /ˈʃɔːt.bred/  us   /ˈʃɔːrt-/ (also shortcake)
a ​type of ​sweetbiscuit that ​contains a lot of ​butter: traditionalScottish shortbread
(Definition of shortbread from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “shortbread”
in Chinese (Simplified) 黄油甜酥饼干…
in Turkish kurabiye…
in Russian песочное печенье…
in Chinese (Traditional) 奶油甜酥餅乾…
in Polish herbatnik maślany…
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