flan ring

flan ring
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [flan, flahn ring]
    • /flæn, flɑn rɪŋ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [flan, flahn ring]
    • /flæn, flɑn rɪŋ/

Definitions of flan ring words

  • noun flan ring See under flan (def 2). 1
  • noun plural flan ring Spanish Cookery. a dessert of sweetened egg custard with a caramel topping. 1
  • noun plural flan ring an open, tartlike pastry, the shell of which is baked in a bottomless band of metal (flan ring) on a baking sheet, removed from the ring and filled with custard, cream, fruit, etc. 1
  • noun plural flan ring a piece of metal shaped ready to form a coin, but not yet stamped by the die. 1
  • noun plural flan ring the metal of which a coin is made, as distinct from its design. 1

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Origin of flan ring

First appearance:

before 1905
One of the 15% newest English words
First recorded in 1905-10

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Parts of speech for Flan ring


flan ring popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 42% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 58% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

flan ring usage trend in Literature

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