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Definition(s):

  • (n) Russian pancake of buckwheat flour and yeast; usually served with caviar and sour cream

Usage(s):

  1. Wrote Gogol: "Moscow is an old home-keeping person, it bakes bliny, it looks from afar and listens, without rising from the armchair, to the tale of what goes on in the world.
  2. The feast began with sturgeon, smoked salmon and caviar on bliny (Russian pancakes).
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/sə ˈbɔr də ˌneɪt /