patty

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Borrowed from French pâté. Doublet of pasta and paste.

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patty (plural patties)

  1. (US, Australia, New Zealand) A flattened portion of ground meat or a vegetarian equivalent, usually round but sometimes square in shape.
    The cook fried the hamburger patty, then put it in a sandwich.
  2. (Jamaican) A pastry with various fillings and spices baked inside a flaky shell, often tinted golden yellow with an egg yolk mixture or turmeric.

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Jamaican Creole[edit]

Two patty pon a plate.

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  • IPA(key): /ˈpatɪ/
  • Hyphenation: pa‧tty

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patty (plural: patty dem, quantified: patty)

  1. a Jamaican patty; a pastry that contains various fillings and spices baked inside a flaky shell, often tinted golden yellow with an egg yolk mixture or turmeric. (Jamaican pastry)
    Dis need 10 more dalla fi buy patty and juice.
    If you want a Jamaican patty and something to drink, you'll need ten dollars extra.

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