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1. A curved roof structure spanning an area; often spherical in shape.
2. A square prefabricated pan form; used in two-way joist (waffle) concrete floor construction.
3. A vault substantially hemispherical in shape, but sometimes slightly pointed or bulbous; a ceiling of similar form. also see geodesic dome and saucer dome.
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Today, Famous Belgian Waffles is one of the fastest growing food-cart franchises in the Philippines, with more than 500 outlets here and abroad put up for over just six years.
Caption: Above: Cuisinart's 4 Slice Belgian Waffle Maker is the company's most popular model.
As such, Belgian Waffle now holds the number one position in the mind of consumers when it comes to waffle.
* At the 1960 World's Fair in Brussels, Maurice Vermersch debuted the modern Belgian waffle and his wife's special recipe complete with whipped cream and strawberries.
At the 1960 World's Fair in Brussels, Maurice Vermersch debuted the modern Belgian waffle, his wife's special recipe, complete with whipped cream and strawberries.
The buffet will include a Belgian Waffle station, an omelet station, and a variety of other hot breakfast items as well as pastries and fresh fruit.
Which has more saturated fat: a Belgian waffle or an order of biscuits & gravy?
Spangles will also be dishing out their bespoke waffle burgers - featuring fillings of either chicken or beef, sandwiched in between two delicious Belgian waffles.
Dedicated to selling authentic handmade Belgian waffles and natural gelato, this is set to be the first of several Wafflemeister branches HDC will open in Qatar.
Manama: Wafflemeister, which claims to be the world's first brand selling authentic handmade Belgian waffles, announced its entry into the Bahrain market with the opening of its first outlet in Seef Mall Muharraq.

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