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blintz(blĭnts) also blin·tze (blĭn′tsə)
A thin pancake, usually wrapped around a cheese filling, sautéed or baked, and topped with sour cream, fruit, or powdered sugar.
[Yiddish blintse, from Belarusian blintsy, pl. of blinets, diminutive of blin, pancake, from Old Russian mlinŭ, blinŭ; see melə- in the Appendix of Indo-European roots.]
(Cookery) a thin pancake folded over a filling usually of apple, cream cheese, or meat
[C20: from Yiddish blintse, from Russian blinyets little pancakes; see blini]
blintz, blintze - Blintz(e) is from Russian blinets, "little pancake."
See also related terms for pancake.
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|Noun||1.||blintz - (Judaism) thin pancake folded around a filling and fried or baked|
Judaism - the monotheistic religion of the Jews having its spiritual and ethical principles embodied chiefly in the Torah and in the Talmud