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unleavened

[uhn-lev-uh nd] /ʌnˈlɛv ənd/
adjective
1.
(of bread, cake, cookies, etc.) containing no leaven or leavening agent.
Origin of unleavened
1520-1530
First recorded in 1520-30; un-1 + leaven + -ed3
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British Dictionary definitions for unleavened

unleavened

/ʌnˈlɛvənd/
adjective
1.
(of bread, biscuits, etc) made from a dough containing no yeast or leavening
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Word Origin and History for unleavened
adj.

1520s, from un- (1) "not" + past participle of leaven.

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