snickerdoodle

Main Entry:  snickerdoodle
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a type of sugar cookie made with cream of tartar and rolled in cinnamon sugar
Example:  The Joy of Cooking claims that snickerdoodles are probably German in origin, and that the name is a corruption of the German word for "snail dumpling."
Etymology:  1889
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Main Entry:  snickerdoodle
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a type of cookie with a characteristic cracked surface, usu. rolled in sugar, cinnamon, and nutmeg before baking
Example:  This Snickerdoodles recipe is scribbled on a stained, yellowed piece of paper and was copied from who knows where.
Etymology:  by 1889
Usage:  cooking
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