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- n. The mixture of peanut butter and jelly (jam), that is spread on bread to make a sandwich.
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She spread peanut butter and jelly on the whole wheat bread and cut the sandwiches into triangles — Jake called them “tragadals,” and insisted on them.
But my daughter—the one who will eat macaroni and cheese only if the noodles are straight, not curly, who insists that I cut the crusts off her peanut butter and jelly sandwiches and slice on the diagonal, instead of the half—is stuffing this piki in her mouth as if it’s candy.
Peanut Butter Finger: a ½-inch-wide slice of a peanut butter and jelly sandwich with no crust
Finger Sandwiches: two 1-inch-wide cubes of peanut butter and jelly sandwiches