Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A large roll with a hard crust, often used for sandwiches.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. rounded raised poppy-seed roll made of a square piece of dough by folding the corners in to the center

Etymologies

Translation of German dialectal Kaisersemmel : German Kaiser, Kaiser + German dialectal Semmel, roll.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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