torte

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noun \ˈtȯrt-ə, ˈtȯrt\

Definition of torte

plural

torten

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tortes

  1. :  a cake made with many eggs and often grated nuts or dry bread crumbs and usually covered with a rich frosting

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Origin and Etymology of torte

German, probably from Italian torta cake, from Late Latin, round loaf of bread


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torte

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Definition of torte for English Language Learners

  • : a type of cake that is made with many eggs and often nuts


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