noun Date: 1582 the pastry shell of a pie

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • piecrust — /puy krust /, n. 1. the crust or shell of a pie. 2. dough prepared with shortening for making the crust or shell of a pie; paste. [1575 85; PIE1 + CRUST] * * * …   Universalium

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  • piecrust — pie•crust [[t]ˈpaɪˌkrʌst[/t]] n. coo the crust or shell of a pie • Etymology: 1575–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • piecrust — /ˈpaɪkrʌst/ (say puykrust) noun 1. the pastry covering of a pie. 2. the pastry of which the covering of a pie is made. {pie1 + crust} …   Australian English dictionary

  • piecrust table — U.S. Furniture. a table having a top, usually round, with a raised and intricately carved edge. [1900 05] * * * …   Universalium

  • piecrust table — noun : a tip top table of the Chippendale style and period with raised and decoratively carved edge …   Useful english dictionary

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