Pronunciation: (pilz'nur, pils'-), [key]
—n. (sometimes l.c.)
1. a pale, light lager beer.
2. any lager beer of high quality.
3. Also called pil'sner glass'. a tall glass that is tapered to a short stem at the bottom, used esp. for beer. Also,Pil•sen•erPronunciation: (pil'zu-nur, -su-, pilz'nur, pils'-). [key]
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