pastie

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Etymology 1[edit]

Girl wearing pasties

1960s. This definition is lacking an etymology or has an incomplete etymology. You can help Wiktionary by giving it a proper etymology.

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pastie (plural pasties)

  1. An item worn by strippers to conceal the nipples.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Pasties from Australia

13th century. This definition is lacking an etymology or has an incomplete etymology. You can help Wiktionary by giving it a proper etymology.

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pastie (plural pasties)

  1. A type of seasoned meat pie, usually of a semicircular or distinctive shape.
  2. (Northern Ireland) A circular, battered and deep-fried meat pie usually consisting of minced pork, onion, potato and seasoning and served in a bap or with chips. A peculiarity of Northern Irish "chippy" cuisine, rarely (if ever) seen outside the area.
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The spelling pasty is considered correct in the United Kingdom but in Australia the spelling pastie is the more common.

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