Mince pie

Mince pie
Mince pie Mince" pie` A pie made of mince-meat. [1913 Webster]

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  • Mince Pie — ist ein süßes Gebäck, das in Großbritannien traditionell zur Weihnachtszeit und zum Jahreswechsel gegessen wird. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Herstellung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • mince-pie — ● mince pie, mince pies nom masculin (anglais mince pie) Petite tourte traditionnelle de Noël garnie de mincemeat. (Spécialité britannique.) mince pie [minspaj] n. m. ÉTYM. 1819; mots angl., « pâté de hachis », var. de minced pie, même sens, de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • mince pie — n a ↑pie filled with mincemeat, especially one that people eat at Christmas …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • mince pie — noun count a type of PIE that is filled with mincemeat, usually eaten at Christmas …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • mince pie — n. a pie with a filling of mincemeat …   English World dictionary

  • Mince pie — A modern mince pie, cut through its centre A mince pie, also known as minced pie, is a small British sweet pie traditionally served during the Christmas season. Its ingredients are traceable to the 13th century, when returning European crusaders… …   Wikipedia

  • Mince pie — Un mince pie individual. Un mince pie estadounidense. Un m …   Wikipedia Español

  • mince pie — noun pie containing mincemeat • Hypernyms: ↑pie * * * noun also minced pie : a pie made of mincemeat * * * a pie filled with mincemeat. Also, minced pie. [1590 1600] * * * mince pie …   Useful english dictionary

  • mince pie — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms mince pie : singular mince pie plural mince pies a type of pie that is filled with mincemeat, usually eaten at Christmas …   English dictionary

  • mince pie — mince′ (or minced′) pie′ n. cvb coo a pie filled with mincemeat …   From formal English to slang

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