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Definition of shoofly pie noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

shoofly pie

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˌʃuflaɪ ˈpaɪ//
 
[countable, uncountable]
 
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an open pie filled with brown sugar and molasses From the need to say shoo! to the flies that the sugar attracts.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: shoofly pie