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    a round pastry, usually filled with red bean or lotus seed paste, that Chinese people share and eat to celebrate the mid-autumn festival. The festival was originally dedicated to worship of the moon.

    Giving mooncakes to relatives and business associates is an integral part of the festival.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 08/09/2014
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