Mince-meat Mince"-meat`, n. Minced meat; meat chopped very fine; a mixture of boiled meat, suet, apples, etc., chopped very fine, to which spices and raisins are added; -- used in making mince pie. [1913 Webster]

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  • mince-meat — a.; (also minced meat) Chopped meat …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • mince·meat — /ˈmınsˌmiːt/ noun [noncount] 1 : meat that has been cut into very small pieces : minced meat 2 : a mixture of raisins, apples, spices, etc., that is used especially in pies mincemeat pie make mincemeat out of …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mince meat — Rinderhackfleisch Industrielle Hackfleischproduktion Hackfleisch, auch Gehacktes, Gewiegtes, Faschiertes oder Haschee, ist mehr oder weniger fein gehacktes, grob entsehntes Muskelfleisch ohne jede weitere Beigabe. Heute wird es nicht mehr …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Mince — (m[i^]ns), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Minced} (m[i^]nst); p. pr. & vb. n. {Minging} (m[i^]n s[i^]ng).] [AS. minsian to grow less, dwindle, fr. min small; akin to G. minder less, Goth. minniza less, mins less, adv., L. minor, adj. (cf. {Minor}); or more …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mince pie — A pie made of mince meat. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

  • mince — 1. noun /mɪns/ a) Finely chopped meat. Mince tastes really good fried in a pan with some chopped onion and tomato. b) Finely chopped mixed fruit used in Christmas pies; mincemeat. During Christmas time my dad loves to eat mince pies. 2 …   Wiktionary

  • Mince (disambiguation) — Mince may refer to: Mincing, a food preparation technique in which food ingredients are finely divided Ground meat, also known as mince, is meat finely chopped by a meat grinder (mincer) or a chopping knife. Beef mince, made of beef finely… …   Wikipedia

  • mince — ► VERB 1) cut up or shred (meat) into very small pieces. 2) walk in an affected manner with short, quick steps and swinging hips. ► NOUN chiefly Brit. ▪ minced meat. ● mince (one s) words Cf. ↑mince words …   English terms dictionary

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