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penuche

play
noun pe·nu·che \pə-ˈnü-chē\

Definition of penuche

  1. :  fudge made usually of brown sugar, butter, cream or milk, and nuts



Variants of penuche

also pa·no·cha play \pə-ˈnō-chə\

Origin of penuche

Mexican Spanish panocha raw sugar, from Spanish, ear of maize, ultimately from Latin panicula panicle — more at panicle


First Known Use: 1871

Rhymes with penuche


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