dacquoise

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noun dac·quoise \dä-ˈkwäz\

Definition of dacquoise

plural

dacquoises

  1. :  a dessert made of layers of baked nut meringue with a filling usually of buttercream

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Origin and Etymology of dacquoise

French, from feminine of dacquois of Dax, a town in southern France


First Known Use: 1954


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