noun pi·dan \pēˈdän\

Definition of pidan



  1. :  duck eggs preserved in a brine to which lime, ashes, and an infusion of tea are added and after several months coated with rice hulls

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Origin and Etymology of pidan

Chinese (Pekingese) p'i2tan4, literally, covered eggs

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a trip made at another's expense

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