charlotte russe definition by Webster's New World
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a charlotte filled with Bavarian cream and made in a mold lined with ladyfingers or spongecake
Origin: French literally , Russian charlotte
charlotte russe definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A cold dessert of Bavarian cream set in a mold lined with ladyfingers.
Origin: French : charlotte, charlotte + russe, Russian.