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suet pudding

a pudding made of chopped beef suet and flour, boiled or steamed in a cloth, often with other ingredients, as raisins, spices, etc.
Origin of suet pudding
1750-60 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the Web for suet-pudding
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  • He wouldnt know whether the child were fed on suet-pudding or cold ham!

    Christmas Roses and Other Stories Anne Douglas Sedgwick
  • The other prisoners had the regular Sunday's diet: bread, potatoes and suet-pudding.

    Flowers of Freethought George W. Foote
  • She bought slices of pork and beef, and of suet-pudding with a few currants sprinkled through it.

    The Dawn of a To-morrow Frances Hodgson Burnett
British Dictionary definitions for suet-pudding

suet pudding

(Brit) any of a variety of sweet or savoury puddings made with suet and steamed or boiled
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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