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méringue

[mey-rang] /meɪˈræŋ/
noun, verb (used without object), méringued, méringuing.
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Origin of méringue
< French < Haitian Creole
Related forms
unmeringued, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for méringue

meringue

/məˈræŋ/
noun
1.
stiffly beaten egg whites mixed with sugar and baked, often as a topping for pies, cakes, etc
2.
a small cake or shell of this mixture, often filled with cream
Word Origin
C18: from French, origin obscure
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Word Origin and History for méringue

meringue

n.

whites of eggs mixed with sugar, 1706, from French méringue (18c.), of unknown origin.

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