a fritter or doughnut.
French Cookery. any fruit, vegetable, seafood, etc., dipped in batter and deep-fried.
The Feasts of Autolycus Elizabeth Robins Pennell
(mainly US & Canadian) a square deep-fried pastry served hot and sprinkled with icing sugar
a city in and the capital of the People’s Republic of China, in the NE part, in central Hebei province: traditional capital of China. People’s Republic of, a country in E Asia. 3,691,502 sq. mi. (9,560,990 sq. km). Capital: Beijing. Republic of. Also called Nationalist China. a republic consisting mainly of the island of Taiwan […]
- Beijing duck
Peking duck. a roasted duck prized for its crisp skin, prepared by forcing air between skin and meat, brushing with sugar water, and hanging up to dry before final cooking.
- Beilan pass
a mountain pass in SE Turkey near Syria. 2395 feet (730 meters).
the fact of existing; existence (as opposed to nonexistence). conscious, mortal existence; life: Our being is as an instantaneous flash of light in the midst of eternal night. substance or nature: of such a being as to arouse fear. something that exists: inanimate beings. a living thing: strange, exotic beings that live in the depths […]