fastnacht

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Noun1.fastnacht - doughnut traditionally eaten on Shrove Tuesdayfastnacht - doughnut traditionally eaten on Shrove Tuesday
raised doughnut - a doughnut made light with yeast rather than baking powder
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significance, Fat Tuesday and Mardi Gras-like celebrations have been held all around the world, especially in countries with a large German population that recognizes Fat Tuesday as (http://www.holidayinsights.com/christian/fat2day.htm) Fastnacht Day.