marzipan

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mar·zi·pan

 (mär′zə-păn′, märt′sə-pän′)
n.
A confection made of ground almonds or almond paste, sugar, and sometimes egg whites, often molded into decorative shapes.

[German Marzipan, from Italian marzapane, from Old Italian, fine container for comfits, marzipan, probably ultimately (via Arabic marṭabā Persian martabā, fine glazed jar) after Martaban (now Mottama), a port on the Gulf of Martaban from which fine glazed earthenware jars filled with preserves and sweetmeats were exported in medieval times.]

marzipan

(ˈmɑːzɪˌpæn)
n
(Cookery) a paste made from ground almonds, sugar, and egg whites, used to coat fruit cakes or moulded into sweets. Also called (esp formerly): marchpane
modifier
(Commerce) informal of or relating to the stratum of middle managers in a financial institution or other business: marzipan layer job losses.
[C19: via German from Italian marzapane. See marchpane]

mar•zi•pan

(ˈmɑr zəˌpæn)

n.
a confection made of almond paste and sugar molded into various shapes.
[1535–45; < German < Italian marzapane orig., sugar-candy box, perhaps ultimately < Arabic mawthabān a seated king]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.marzipan - almond paste and egg whitesmarzipan - almond paste and egg whites    
candy, confect - a rich sweet made of flavored sugar and often combined with fruit or nuts
Translations
marcipán
marcipan
marsipaani
marcipan
marcipán
marsipan
マジパン
마지팬
marcipanas
marcipāns
marcipán
marsipan
bột bánh hạnh nhân

marzipan

[ˌmɑːzɪˈpæn] Nmazapán m

marzipan

[ˈmɑːrzɪpæn] npâte f d'amandes

marzipan

nMarzipan nt or m

marzipan

[ˌmɑːzɪˈpæn] nmarzapane m

marzipan

(maːziˈpӕn) , ((American) ˈma:rzəpӕn) noun, adjective
(of) a sweet paste made of crushed almonds and sugar, used in decorating cakes, making sweets etc.

marzipan

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