Neapolitan ice
Neapolitan ice Ne`a*pol"i*tan ice, Neapolitan ice cream Neapolitan ice cream (a) An ice or ice cream containing eggs as well as cream. (b) An ice or ice cream prepared in layers, as vanilla, strawberry, and chocolate ice cream, and orange or lemon water ice. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Neapolitan ice cream — Neapolitan ice Ne a*pol i*tan ice, Neapolitan ice cream Neapolitan ice cream (a) An ice or ice cream containing eggs as well as cream. (b) An ice or ice cream prepared in layers, as vanilla, strawberry, and chocolate ice cream, and orange or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Neapolitan ice cream — ☆ Neapolitan ice cream n. brick ice cream containing several flavors and colors in layers, often chocolate, strawberry, and vanilla …   English World dictionary

  • Neapolitan ice cream — Block of Cosmopolitan ice cream. Neapolitan ice cream is made up of blocks of chocolate, vanilla and strawberry ice cream side by side in the same container (typically with no packaging in between). Neapolitan ice cream was named in the late 19th …   Wikipedia

  • Neapolitan ice cream — variously flavored and colored ice cream and ice mixtures frozen in layers. [1875 80, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • Neapolitan ice cream — noun a block of ice cream with 3 or 4 layers of different colors and flavors • Hypernyms: ↑ice cream, ↑icecream …   Useful english dictionary

  • Neapolitan ice cream — noun Date: 1895 a brick of from two to four layers of ice cream of different flavors …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Neapolitan — Not to be confused with Napoleon. Neapolitan may refer to: Neapolitan, of or pertaining to the city of Naples, Italy and sometimes its wider Duchy or Province of Naples Previously a nationality, during the time of the Kingdom of Naples or the… …   Wikipedia

  • Neapolitan — n. & adj. n. a native or citizen of Naples in Italy. adj. of or relating to Naples. Phrases and idioms: Neapolitan ice cream ice cream made in layers of different colours. Neapolitan violet a sweet scented double viola. Etymology: ME f. L… …   Useful english dictionary

  • ice cream — noun frozen dessert containing cream and sugar and flavoring (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑icecream • Hypernyms: ↑frozen dessert • Hyponyms: ↑chocolate ice cream, ↑Neapolitan ice cream, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Neapolitan — 1. adjective a) Pertaining to Naples. b) Describing an ice cream combination of the flavours chocolate, vanilla and strawberry in order. Also called neapolitan ice cream. 2. noun a) An inhabitant or resident of Naples …   Wiktionary

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