blintze

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noun blin·tze \ˈblin(t)-sə\
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blintz

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Definition of blintze

  1. :  a thin usually wheat-flour pancake folded to form a casing (as for cheese or fruit) and then sautéed or baked

Origin and Etymology of blintze

Yiddish blintse, of Slavic origin; akin to Ukrainian mlynets', diminutive of mlyn pancake


First Known Use: 1903


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