schnitz and knepp

noun
\ -ənˈknep \

Definition of schnitz and knepp

: a dish consisting of dried apples and dumplings boiled with or without smoked ham

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History and Etymology for schnitz and knepp

Pennsylvania German gnepp, plural of gnopp button, lump, from Middle High German dialect knopp; akin to Old High German knopf knot, lump

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“Schnitz and knepp.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/schnitz%20and%20knepp. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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