floating island

noun

: a dessert consisting of custard with floating masses of beaten egg whites

Word History

First Known Use

1771, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of floating island was in 1771

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“Floating island.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/floating%20island. Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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