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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bun  \Bun\,  Bunn  \Bunn\,  n.  [Scot.  bun,  bunn,  OE  bunne,  bonne; 
  fr  Celtic;  cf  Ir  bunna,  Gael.  bonnach  or  OF  bugne  tumor, 
  Prov.  F.  bugne  a  kind  of  pancake;  akin  to  OHG.  bungo  bulb, 
  MHG.  bunge,  Prov.  E.  bung  heap,  cluster,  bunny  a  small 
  swelling.] 
  A  slightly  sweetened  raised  cake  or  bisquit  with  a  glazing  of 
  sugar  and  milk  on  the  top  crust. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bun 
  n  :  small  rounded  bread  either  plain  or  sweet  [syn:  {roll}] 




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