biffin

noun bif·fin \ˈbi-fən\

Definition of biffin

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  an English apple of a variety often sold after being dried in the oven

  2. 2 British :  an apple that has been baked and flattened into a cake

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Origin and Etymology of biffin

earlier beefen, from obsolete beefin ox for slaughter, from Middle English, from (assumed) Middle English beefing, from Middle English beef + -ing one of a (specified) kind; from its deep-red color — more at -ing


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