pain au chocolat

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pain au cho·co·lat

 (pän ō shō′kō-lät′, păN ô shō′kō-lä′)
A light, flaky, rectangular pastry with a chocolate filling.

[French : pain, bread + au, with the + chocolat, chocolate.]
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