mince pie

or minced pie

Origin of mince pie

First recorded in 1590–1600
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British Dictionary definitions for mince pie

mince pie

noun
  1. a small round pastry tart filled with mincemeat
  2. (usually plural) Cockney rhyming slang an eye
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