pattypan

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noun pat·ty·pan \ˈpa-tē-ˌpan\

Definition of pattypan

  1. :  a roundish summer squash having a scalloped edge —called also cymling

Origin and Etymology of pattypan

pattypan pan for baking patties


First Known Use: 1835

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