pan de muerto
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"Pan de muerto," sometimes referred to as "pan de los muertos," is a sweet roll or bread traditionally made to celebrate the Day of the Dead in Mexico.
pan de muerto(
pahn
 
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mwehr
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)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (culinary)
a. bread of the dead
El olor del pan de muerto horneando siempre me trae buenos recuerdos de otoño.The smell of bread of the dead baking always brings me good memories of autumn.
Hoy desayuné pan de muerto con chocolate caliente.Today I had bread of the dead and hot chocolate for breakfast.
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