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shortbread

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noun short·bread \ˈshȯrt-ˌbred\

Simple Definition of shortbread

  • : a thick cookie made of flour, sugar, and a lot of butter or other shortening

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of shortbread

  1. :  a thick cookie made of flour, sugar, and a large amount of shortening

1801

First Known Use of shortbread

1801


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