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piecrust

[pahy-kruhst] /ˈpaɪˌkrʌst/
noun
1.
the crust or shell of a pie.
2.
dough prepared with shortening for making the crust or shell of a pie; paste.
Origin
1575-1585
1575-85; pie1 + crust
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Examples from the web for piecrust
  • While toffee is chilling, clean pie plate and bake piecrust in it according to package instructions.
  • She was kneading a deep yellow piecrust on a counter that was a single piece of tile.

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