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frangipane

[fran-juh-peyn] /ˈfræn dʒəˌpeɪn/
noun
1.
a kind of pastry cake, filled with cream, almonds, and sugar.
2.
the filling used in such a pastry.
Origin
1670-1680
1670-80; < French < Italian. See frangipani
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British Dictionary definitions for frangipane

frangipane

/ˈfrændʒɪˌpeɪn/
noun
1.
  1. a pastry filled with cream and flavoured with almonds
  2. a rich cake mixture containing ground almonds
2.
a variant of frangipani (sense 2)
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