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Devonshire cream

  

      n      another name for       clotted cream  
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clotted cream  
      n     (Brit)   a thick cream made from scalded milk, esp. in SW England,   (Also called)    Devonshire cream         

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Devonshire  
      n   8th Duke of, title of Spencer Compton Cavendish. 1833--1908, British politician, also known (1858--91) as Lord Hartington. He led the Liberal Party (1874--80) and left it to found the Liberal Unionist Party (1886)  


Devonshire cream  
      n      another name for       clotted cream  
Devonshire split  
      n   a kind of yeast bun split open and served with whipped cream or butter and jam,   (Also called)    Cornish split, split  

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n.
something or someone that is regarded as outstanding, extremely good ; the best ; the cream ; the quintessence ; the jewel ; the top ; the bee's knees ; the cat's pyjamas
[UK];[Slang] Refers to the dog's habit of licking its testicles. By extension (and not without humor) the latter probably taste good! Ex: Among their albums,"master of puppets" is likely the dog's bullocks!
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