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pastry

noun

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as in dessert, candy

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The first known use of pastry was in the 15th century

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“Pastry.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pastry. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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