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zuppa inglese

[zoo-puh ing-gley-zey; Italian tsoop-pah eeng-gle-ze] /ˈzu pə ɪŋˈgleɪ zeɪ; Italian ˈtsup pɑ iŋˈglɛ zɛ/
noun, Italian Cookery.
1.
tiered layers of sponge cake sprinkled with rum or liqueur, then spread with custard or other cream filling.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45; < Italian: literally, English soup
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