Indian pudding

noun

Definition of Indian pudding

: a baked pudding made chiefly of cornmeal, milk, and molasses

First Known Use of Indian pudding

1841, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Indian pudding was in 1841

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“Indian pudding.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Indian%20pudding. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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