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Christmas pudding

noun
  1. plum pudding.
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Origin of Christmas pudding

First recorded in 1855–60
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  • Will the reader take any interest in my Crimean Christmas-pudding?

    Wonderful Adventures of Mrs. Seacole in Many Lands

    Mary Seacole


British Dictionary definitions for christmas pudding

Christmas pudding

noun
  1. British a rich steamed pudding containing suet, dried fruit, spices, brandy, etc, served at ChristmasAlso called: plum pudding
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