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puff pastry

n.
A light flaky pastry that is formed by rolling and folding the dough in layers around pieces of butter or other fat so that the pastry expands when baked.
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puff pastry

or

puff paste

n
(Cookery) a dough rolled in thin layers incorporating fat to make a rich flaky pastry for pies, rich pastries, etc
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puff′ pas`try


n.
a light, flaky, rich pastry made by rolling dough with butter and folding it to form layers: used for tarts, napoleons, etc.
[1850–55]
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Translations
عَجِينَةفَطيرَه مَنفوخَه
listové těsto
butterdej
voitaikina
בצק עלים
lisnato tijesto
leveles tészta
smjördeig, búttudeig
パフペースト
퍼프 페이스트리
smördeg
แป้งพายชั้นสำเร็จรูป
milföy hamurupuf böreği
bánh xốp nhiều bơ

puff pastry

puff paste (Am) npasta sfoglia
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puff

(paf) noun
1. a small blast of air, wind etc; a gust. A puff of wind moved the branches.
2. any of various kinds of soft, round, light or hollow objects. a powder puff; (also adjective) puff sleeves.
verb
1. to blow in small blasts. Stop puffing cigarette smoke into my face!; He puffed at his pipe.
2. to breathe quickly, after running etc. He was puffing as he climbed the stairs.
puffed adjective
short of breath; breathing quickly. I'm puffed after running so fast!
ˈpuffy adjective
swollen, especially unhealthily. a puffy face/ankle.
puff pastry
a light, flaky type of pastry.
puff out
to cause to swell or expand. The bird puffed out its feathers; He puffed out his cheeks.
puff up
to swell. Her eye (was all) puffed up after the wasp stung her.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

puff pastry

عَجِينَة listové těsto butterdej Blätterteig σφολιάτα hojaldre voitaikina pâte feuilletée lisnato tijesto pasta sfoglia パフペースト 퍼프 페이스트리 bladerdeeg butterdeig ciasto francuskie massa folhada слойка smördeg แป้งพายชั้นสำเร็จรูป milföy hamuru bánh xốp nhiều bơ 松饼
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