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millefeuille (French) (milfœj) 

Definitions

noun

  1. (British) a small iced cake made of puff pastry filled with jam and cream US name: napoleon

Word Origin

literally: thousand leaves

Example Sentences Including 'millefeuille'

As the assemblage tuck into rack of lamb and millefeuille of fresh raspberries, however, they could also digest the following.
Times, Sunday Times (2002)
Queens Moats ' debt profile is still as multi-layered as a millefeuille.
Times, Sunday Times (2002)

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