variants or snits or less commonly snitz
plural schnitz or snits also snitz
: sliced dried fruit
especially : sliced dried apples

Word History


Pennsylvania German, schnitz, plural of schnutz section of dried fruit, alteration of German schnitz slice, cut, from Middle High German sniz; akin to Old High German snīdan to cut

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“Schnitz.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Nov. 2023.

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