from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A small round cream puff.
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- n. A small, hollow case of choux pastry with a filling
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- n. a small hollow pastry that is typically filled with cream and covered with chocolate
French, perhaps diminutive of profiter, to profit, from Old French, from profit, profit; see profit.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)