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Definition of hot cross bun noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

hot cross bun

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌhɒt krɒs ˈbʌn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌhɑːt krɔːs ˈbʌn//
 
Sweets and desserts
 
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a small sweet bread roll that contains currants and has a pattern of a cross on top, traditionally eaten in Britain around Easter See related entries: Sweets and desserts
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: hot cross bun