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penuche

[puh-noo-chee] /pəˈnu tʃi/
noun
1.
Also, panocha. Northern, North Midland, and Western U.S. a fudgelike candy made of brown sugar, butter, and milk, usually with nuts.
2.
panocha (def 1).
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50, Americanism; variant of panocha
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British Dictionary definitions for penuche

panocha

/pəˈnəʊtʃə/
noun
1.
a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico
2.
(in the US) a sweet made from brown sugar and milk, often with chopped nuts
Word Origin
Mexican Spanish, diminutive of Spanish pan bread, from Latin pānis

penuche

/pəˈnuːtʃɪ/
noun
1.
a variant of panocha
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