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ˈdʒɪn dʒərˌsnæpgin·ger·snap

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  1. gingersnap, ginger snap, snap, ginger nutnoun

    a crisp round cookie flavored with ginger


  1. gingersnapnoun

    A type of biscuit (American: cookie) made from dough seasoned with ginger.


  1. gingersnap

    A gingersnap, ginger snap, ginger nut, or ginger biscuit is a biscuit flavored with ginger. Ginger snaps are flavored with powdered ginger and a variety of other spices, most commonly cinnamon, molasses and clove. There are many recipes. The brittle ginger nut style is a commercial version of the traditional fairings once made for market fairs now represented only by the Cornish fairing.


  1. gingersnap

    A gingersnap is a small, round, sweet cookie that has a hard texture and is flavored with ginger and other spices like cinnamon and cloves. This cookie is popular in many countries and comes in both chewy and crisp varieties. Its name comes from the characteristic snapping sound it makes when being eaten due to its crispiness.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gingersnap in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gingersnap in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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