from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n.pl. Small Russian pastries filled with finely chopped meat or vegetables, baked or fried.
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- n. Small pastries filled with finely chopped meat, vegetables or fruit baked or fried, from eastern European cuisine, or a serving of these. Plural form of pirozhok.
- n. A single such pastry.
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- n. small fruit or meat turnover baked or fried
Russian, pl. of pirozhok, diminutive of pirog, dumpling; see pierogi.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Russian пирожки (pirožkí), singular пирожок (pirožók), diminutive of пирог (piróg, "pie") (Wiktionary)