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kuchen

[ koo-khuhn ]
/ ˈku xən /
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noun
a yeast-raised coffeecake, often containing fruit.
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Origin of kuchen

First recorded in 1850–55, kuchen is from the German word Kuchen cake
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British Dictionary definitions for kuchen

kuchen
/ (ˈkuːxən) /

noun
a breadlike cake containing apple, nuts, and sugar, originating from Germany

Word Origin for kuchen

German: cake
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