pavlova

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noun, often capitalized pav·lo·va \ˈpav-lə-və, pav-ˈlō-\

Definition of pavlova

  1. :  a dessert of Australian and New Zealand origin consisting of a meringue shell topped with whipped cream and usually fruit

Origin and Etymology of pavlova

Anna Pavlova


First Known Use: 1926


Pavlova

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biographical name Pav·lo·va \ˈpav-lə-və, pav-ˈlō-\

Definition of Pavlova

  1. Anna 1882–1931 Russ. ballerina


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