Definition of pao-tzu in English:

pao-tzu

noun

  • In Chinese cookery: a steamed bread roll with a savoury or sweet filling.

Origin

1920s. From Chinese bāozi (Wade-Giles transcription pao-tzu) from bāo bun + zi, enclitic suffix forming nouns.

Pronunciation

pao-tzu

/ˌpaʊˈtsuː/