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rappé pie

or rap·pie pie

[rap-ee, rah-pee]
noun Canadian (chiefly the Maritime Provinces ).
  1. a pie containing grated potatoes and chicken, duck, or rabbit meat.
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Origin of rappé pie

1930–35; < Canadian French (Acadian) (tarte) râppée grated (pie); see rape3
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British Dictionary definitions for rappe pie

rappé pie


  1. Canadian an Acadian dish of grated potatoes and pork or chicken
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Word Origin for rappé pie

from Acadian French tarte râpée grated pie
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